- n. UK, informal Wellington boots
- Shortening of Wellington (Wiktionary)
“I was hoping to see some stately fellow in wellies and a handlebar mustache with some freshly killed ducks slung over his shoulder.”
“In the BBC ` s head Brown having his photo taken in wellies turned back the floods like Moses at the Red Sea but everyone else wants honesty hope and a real change.”
“Ater the BBC fuelled belief that by standing around in wellies Gordon stopped the floods has subsided with the waters we are back to real politics.”
“I used to wear "wellies" which almost reached my knees I am approximately 5ft 7ins in height.”
“And 'wellies' are Wellington Boots, those horrible sweaty rubber things that people wear in the mud and the rain.”
“QUEST: Well, we call them "wellies," and you'll just have to lump it.”
“Then we kit up in our warm and waterproof outer clothing, including supplied 'wellies' and lifejackets.”
“Corrymoor Socks under your "wellies" will protect your feet from the worst that the weather can throw at you from sticky soaked heat waves to torrential rain creating Glastonbury's infamous mud baths.”
“(Well, other than that she's a good guesser: She had Matt's brother Simon on her side from the moment she correctly identified "wellies" as rain boots.)”
“Visitors are advised to wear suitable footwear, such as wellies and walking boots, and to take care walking around the park as flood defence and construction work continues.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘wellies’.
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Words that remind me of England, which I miss very much.
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