Reedy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːdi|  American pronunciation of the word reedy
Brit.  |ˈriːdi|  British pronunciation of the word reedy

adjective

- having a tone of a reed instrument (syn: wheezy)
- resembling a reed in being upright and slender (syn: reedlike)

Examples

... he listens to a group of Malaysians playing reedy, plangent music on some esoteric kind of wind instrument.

Word forms

adjective
comparative: reedier
superlative: reediest
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