Definition of mossiness in US English:



  • See mossy

    • ‘The production itself cannot be faulted, with cinematographer Caleb Deschanel contrasting the moist mossiness of the Pacific Northwest, the cool grayness of Portland and the pure whites of Canadian winter.’
    • ‘The flowers eventually fade and give way to a gentle green mossiness.’
    • ‘I could find no way to capture the wildness of that water or the quiet green mossiness of the trees all around us with my little camera.’
    • ‘I was surprised to skid around a little on my balcony this morning, but that wet mossiness is a known hazard.’
    • ‘The trees, tall and close together, and the moss, spreading its green dark mossiness, are still there.’