Pumy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Pumy Large and rounded. "A gentle stream, whose murmuring wave did play
      Amongst the pumy stones."
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pumy A pebble; a stone.
    • ***
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Pumy (Spens.) a pebble, stone
    • Pumy . See Pumice.
    • ***

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Prov. E. pummer, big, large, and E. pomey, pommel

Usage

In literature:

In st. 39, l. 8, 'puny' is a misprint for 'pumy' = pumice; in st. 40, l. 3, 'sang' similarly misreads 'song' = sung, or were singing.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
***

In news:

Robanda Callus Terminator and Mr Pumice Pumi Bar.
***