Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Full of nests or of markings resembling nests.

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Examples

  • However, yesterday, journalists discovered they couldn't access a few websites that have just recently released controversial reports about China's human rights record, most notably Am nesty International link not inserted purposely:

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  • Now, the owners have decided they want the house back although it's stood empty and abandoned for over two years just when I've gotten it clean and nesty.

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  • New fancy layout, wif comments all nesty and pretty bloo border an evertyhing.

    Jus a tipz… - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • What civil, what po-lite things, could I allow myself to say to and of Mr. Orme, and Mr. Fowler! llow could 1 praise the ho-nesty and goodness of their hearts, and declare my pity for them!

    Sir Charles Grandison

  • It was crowded, but very nesty, and as sweet as a spoonful of molasses.

    The Lake House

  • Blaine also strongly advocates nesty home cooking with close pals and family.

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  • I've been a nesty footer o 'a man, an' ill-gettit scoot a 'my days.

    My Man Sandy

  • The nesty footer that he was, I cudda dune I kenna what till him.

    My Man Sandy

  • "Ay, man, so it is," says Sandy, takin 'a slaik o't aff wi' his fingers, an 'syne dichtin't on the tail o' his sirtoo, the nesty character, 'at I shud say sic a wird!

    My Man Sandy

  • There was a nesty plook cam 'oot juist abune his lug on Setarday, an' he cudna get on his lum hat; so he had to bide at hame a 'Sabbath, an' he spent the feck o 'the day i' the hoose readin 'Tammas Boston's "Power-fold State" an' the

    My Man Sandy

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