plushy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj plushy characterized by extravagance and profusion "a lavish buffet","a lucullan feast"
    • adj plushy (of textures) resembling plush
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Plushy Like plush; soft and shaggy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • plushy Consisting of or resembling plush; shaggy and soft.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Plushy of or resembling plush
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. peluche, through Low L., from L. pilus, hair. See Pile, a hairy surface.

Usage

In literature:

He had fallen into country house parties before, but never into quite such a plushy sense of riches.
"Aaron's Rod" by D. H. Lawrence
They had a table to themselves in a corner of the plushy dining-room, where they could talk unheard and observe unobserved.
"Mammon and Co." by E. F. Benson
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In poetry:

O feel-of-primrose hands, O feet
That want the yield of plushy sward,
But you shall walk the golden street
And you unhouse and house the Lord.
"The Habit Of Perfection" by Gerard Manley Hopkins

In news:

Funko has made plushy dolls out of the group, and they are CUTE.
Blue Springs owns half a dozen velour tracksuits in a variety of plushy colors.
Ubooly Is an iPhone-Powered Plushy You Can Really Talk to.
Ubooly toy is an orange plushy brought to life with your iPhone.
Plushies, too, might be turned on by the pot-smoking, whore-banging CGI toy ursus of the title, voiced by MacFarlane, making his feature-directing debut, which he co-scripted with Family Guy writers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild.
Young Greenwich Man Shuns Wall Street to Become Plushie Advocate.
Handmade stuffed plushies 'sewn by a man's hand' with 'Hey, Soupface.'.
Rosalee Johnson adjusts her display of Olympic mascot plushies at Three Creeks Community Library.
They're the quintessential cuddly plushy for children.
The other is about how plushy first class is getting.
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