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reediness
reeding
reedit
reedition
Reedless
reedlike
reedling
Reedmace
reedman
reeducate
reeducation
reeducative
Reedwork
Reef
Reef band
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Reef line
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reef squirrelfish
Reef tackle
reef whitetip shark
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Reedy definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

REE'DY, a. Abounding with reeds; as a reedy pool.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: having a tone of a reed instrument [syn: reedy, wheezy]
2: resembling a reed in being upright and slender [syn: reedy, reedlike]

Merriam Webster's

adjective (reedier; -est) Date: 14th century 1. abounding in or covered with reeds 2. made of or resembling reeds; especially slender, frail 3. having the tone quality of a reed instrument reediness noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. (reedier, reediest) 1 full of reeds. 2 like a reed, esp. in weakness or slenderness. 3 (of a voice) like a reed instrument in tone; not full. Derivatives: reediness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Reedy Reed"y (-?), a. 1. Abounding with reeds; covered with reeds. ``A reedy pool.'' --Thomson . 2. Having the quality of reed in tone, that is, ????? and thin^ as some voices.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you say that someone has a reedy voice, you think their voice is unpleasant because it is high and unclear. The big man had a high-pitched reedy voice. ADJ: usu ADJ n



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