adjective, leaf·i·er, leaf·i·est.
- having, abounding in, or covered with leaves or foliage: the leafy woods.
- having broad leaves or consisting mainly of leaves: leafy vegetables.
- leaflike; foliaceous.
adjective leafier or leafiest
- covered with or having leaves
- resembling a leaf or leaves
adj.1550s, from leaf (n.) + -y (2). Related: Leafily; leafiness.