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agee

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[uh-jee]
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adverb British Dialect.
  1. to one side; awry.
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Origin of agee

First recorded in 1790–1800; a-1 + gee1

Agee

[ey-jee]
noun
  1. James,1909–55, U.S. author, scenarist, and film critic.
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Related Words for agee

curving, meandering, twisted, sinuous, winding, gnarled, curved, devious, errant, serpentine, twisting, bowed, rambling, deformed, deviating, distorted, hooked, spiral, zigzag, crippled

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agee

ajee

Scot and English dialect
adjective
  1. awry, crooked, or ajar
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adverb
  1. awry; at an angle
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Word Origin for agee

C19: a- ² + gee 1

Agee

noun
  1. James. 1909–55, US novelist, poet, and film critic. His works include the autobiographical novel A Death in the Family (1957)
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