overgrown with moss
fogyish, moss-grown, mossy, stick-in-the-mud(p), stodgy(adj)
(used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned
"moss-grown ideas about family life"
Covered in or overgrown with moss.
overgrown with moss; abounding with or edged with moss; as, mossy trees; mossy streams
resembling moss; as, mossy green
The numerical value of mossy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of mossy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Sometimes you lose your way; you walk in the twilight of a forest; and suddenly you see an old but a beautiful house. And that old mossy house is a good quotation! It is old because it has wisdom; it is beautiful because it gives you a hope!
He took his key. It turned in the lock to the sounds of Aeolian music. A door opened upon slow hinges, and disclosed a winding stair within. The key vanished from his fingers. Tangle went up. Mossy followed. The door closed behind them. They climbed out of the earth; and, still climbing, rose above it. They were in the rainbow. Far abroad, over ocean and land, they could see through ours transparent walls the earth beneath their get. Stairs beside stairs wound up together, and beautiful beings of all ages climbed along with them. They knew that they were going up to the country whence the shadows fall And by this time I think they must have got there.
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