Gleyed

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • p.adj Gleyed (Scot.) squint-eyed
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ice. glj√°, to glitter; Dan. glo.

Usage

In literature:

Gley tell me Mr Gunson come, and make tea dilectly, and cook bacon.
"To The West" by George Manville Fenn
The best-laid plans of politicians, however, gang aft a-gley.
"Experiences of a Dug-out, 1914-1918" by Charles Edward Callwell
There's a time to gley and a time to look straught.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
Gley suggested that a female brain was combined with masculine glands of sex.
"A Problem in Modern Ethics" by John Addington Symonds
Grey; a grey horse, le gley.
"Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon" by T. N. Hibben
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