Definition of ribbony in English:

ribbony

adjective

  • That resembles or is suggestive of a ribbon or ribbons; characterized by streaks or stripes.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Farey (1766–1826), geologist and surveyor. From ribbon + -y.

Pronunciation

ribbony

/ˈrɪbəni//ˈrɪb(ə)ni/