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Wendy

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Wiktionary

  1. Wendy(ProperNoun)

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  2. wendy(Noun)

    A wuss; someone who is particularly cowardly.

    Toughen up, you big wendy.

  3. Origin: From a character in J.M. Barrie's book, Peter Pan (1904); the author explained that he got it from Fwendy-Wendy ("friend"), a nickname given to him by a child.

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  1. Wendy

    "Wendy" is a song written by Brian Wilson and Mike Love for the American rock band The Beach Boys. It was released on their 1964 album All Summer Long. It was also featured on their EP, Four by The Beach Boys. "Wendy" peaked at No. 44 on the Billboard Hot 100, at No. 36 in Germany and at No. 5 in Switzerland in July 1967 when it was nominally the B-side of "Good Vibrations" -- as it was everywhere outside the US. In regional North American charts it made the top ten in Washington DC, Louisville, Vancouver, Minneapolis, Denver, and Tucson; top twenty in Toronto, San Francisco, San Diego, Miami, Columbus, and Cincinnati. The opening has an ominous feel to it and a cough is audible during the song's middle eight. The song was originally credited to just Wilson. Mike Love's name was added as a result of a lawsuit filed by him against Wilson in the 1990s. The song was also covered by influential American punk band The Descendents on their Enjoy! album and their live album Liveage!

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    Song lyrics by wendy -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by wendy on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wendy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3244

How to pronounce Wendy?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Wendy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wendy in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wendy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Wendy in a Sentence

  1. Sara Morrow:

    It's hard for both of us, wendy has a 4-year-old at home...I have four kids at home and we both run our own businesses.

  2. Kristina Moore:

    Wendy should have been shopping for her wedding dress on Friday, there is a hole in our hearts that will never be replaced.

  3. Floyd Taylor:

    I was just surprised that [ the fight ] would actually break out like that, with all the Wendy’s employees, it was wild in there.

  4. Jacques Rodrigue:

    We are so thankful for the good Samaritans that saved this special artwork, dad painted 'Wendy and Me' for his wedding to Wendy so this is an irreplaceable piece to my family.

  5. Blair Payne:

    They just don't make them any better than Young and Wendy, he was great with his kids. There is absolutely no way that this was anything other than just a horrendous accident.

Images & Illustrations of Wendy

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