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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

resembling moss

Usage examples (10)
  • Even the mosslike ground cover over which they had spread their blanket was black and shriveled.
  • His size increased, and the mosslike growth from his head and shoulders that served for hair grew in thicker and more luxurious.
  • Though there was no beach, the mosslike ground cover that grew down to the water's edge provided comfortable padding beneath their backs.
  • Even the sparse wiry mountain grass was gone from the rocky hillsides now, and the only vegetation was a thick, dry, mosslike growth, or tough lichens. for more
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