Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A pear tree. See pirie.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pear-tree.
  • n. An obsolete form of pirry.

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Examples

  • Yn wir, mae'r sefyllfa yn Nhreganna gyfan yn pery pryder oherwydd o fis Medi 2008 mi fydd Ysgol Pwll Coch yn llawn hefyd.

    Dau begwn Plaid Cymru

  • Yn sicr, mae Ysgol Treganna yn haeddu gwell, ac mae sefyllfa druenus yr ysgol yn pery pryder i bawb sydd yn gefnogol i addysg Gymraeg yn ardal, cred ti fi.

    Dau begwn Plaid Cymru

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    Matthew Yglesias » Articles

  • In Texas the meat is beef; the signature fuel is mesquite; the optional sauce is tomato based and served at the table; and the meat is dramatically seasoned with pep- pery spice blends called rubs and may be served as thin-sliced brisket with sides like beans and potato salad.

    Celebrating Barbecue

  • He stayed at the bottom of the ravine where the walking was easier, always keeping the top of the hill in sight, hoping to find an outcropping of rock that would act as a staircase up the slip - pery slope.

    Dragons of a Fallen Sun

  • The hilt was wet and slip - pery, he hoped he wouldn't drop it.

    Dragons of a Fallen Sun

  • Low-growing shrubs covered everything else, hiding slip-pery bogs.

    The Black Wing

  • He wouldn't even have thought them sisters, except by the hair: wonderful stuff, the same shade of brown each with strands of red in it, so that lantern light made it cop - pery.

    Fortress Of Frost And Fire

  • Mr. Slip - pery looked down at the reflection in the pool beside him and saw the huge canine face and lolling tongue looking up at him; he winked at the image.

    True Names

  • Her image flicked out of existence, and Mr. Slip - pery felt DON grab for the resources Ery controlled.

    True Names

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