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Alai

or A·lay

[ah-lahy]
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noun
  1. a mountain range in SW Kyrgyzstan, part of the Tien Shan. To 19,280 feet (5880 meters).
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Examples from the Web for alays

Historical Examples

  • Its what were a-thinkin of alays; its what I pray for every night, sir.

    The Blind Brother

    Homer Greene

  • Yes, love; theres no comfort wi yon sea all about ye, like as if something were alays watching ye.

    Back o' the Moon

    Oliver Onions

  • Well, God grant we may alays ha more friends nor we ken; I thank ye.

    Back o' the Moon

    Oliver Onions

  • I alays hev my own catnip en sheep balls foh sum cases need one kind of tea en sum ernother.


British Dictionary definitions for alays

Alai

noun
  1. a mountain range in central Asia, in SW Kyrgyzstan, running from the Tian Shan range in China into Tajikistan. Average height: 4800 m (16 000 ft), rising over 5850 m (19 500 ft)
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