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reefy meaning

EN[-iːfi]
  • AdjectiveCOMmore reefySUPmost reefyPREré-SUF-y
    1. containing reefs.
      1. I sit up to see myself safe through the narrow passage between Flat Island and Round Island, and fall asleep at last to the monotonous chant of so many "fathoms and no bottom," for we take soundings every five minutes or so in this reefy region.

Meaning of reefy for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "reefy" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -y
      Definiteness: Level 2
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      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en reef
      2. en reefs
      3. en reedy
      4. en beefy
      5. en reify
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