Definition of leavy in US English:

leavy

adjective

  • 1Chiefly literary. Having or covered with leaves or foliage.

  • 2Consisting or made of leaves. Now only of edible plants.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Palladius' De Re Rustica. From leaf + -y.

Pronunciation

leavy

/ˈliːvi/