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[pah-mee] /ˈpɑ mi/

adjective, palmier, palmiest.
glorious, prosperous, or flourishing:
the palmy days of yesteryear.
abounding in or shaded with :
palmy islands.
adjective palmier, palmiest
prosperous, flourishing, or luxurious: a palmy life
covered with, relating to, or resembling palms: a palmy beach

“triumphant,” c.1600, from palm (n.2) in the “triumph” sense + -y (2). Literal meaning “full of palms” attested from 1660s.


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