Definitions for wyewaɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wyewaɪ(n.)(pl.)wyes.

  1. the letter Y, or something having a similar shape.

Origin of wye:

1855–60; a sp. of the letter name

Wyewaɪ(n.)

  1. a river flowing from central Wales through SW England into the Severn estuary. 130 mi. (210 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wye(noun)

    the letter Y

  2. Wye(noun)

    a kind of crotch. See Y, n. (a)

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Wye

    a lovely winding river in South Wales, which rises near the source of the Severn on Plinlimmon, and falls into its estuary at Chepstow, 125 m. from its head; rapid in its course at first, it becomes gentler as it gathers volume; barges ascend it as far as Hereford, but a high tidal wave makes navigation dangerous at its mouth.

Freebase

  1. Wye, Kent

    Wye is a mostly hilly village with a conservation area in Kent, England, centred 12 miles from Canterbury, and is also the main village in the civil parish of Wye with Hinxhill. The population of the ward was 2,282 in 2011. In March 2013 the village was voted 3rd best place to live in the UK by The Sunday Times.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

full(adjective)

(of clothes) containing a large amount of material

a full skirt.

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