Definitions for wyewaɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


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

Origin of wye:

1855–60; a sp. of the letter name


  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.

Anagrams of wye

  1. Wey

  2. Yew

Translations for wye

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(of clothes) containing a large amount of material

a full skirt.

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