[ bye-lee ]
/ ˈbyɛ li /
An·drei [uhn-dryey] /ʌnˈdryeɪ/, Boris Nikolayevich Bugayev, 1880–1934, Russian writer.
What Does It Mean To Be Electable?The word electable seems self-explanatory. Technically, it means "capable of, or having a reasonable chance of being elected." But, what are we really talking about when we say that someone is electable?
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Examples from the Web for bely
And here it may be said that Tom Peregrine's name did not bely him.A Cotswold Village|J. Arthur Gibbs
His personages often face about at critical instants and bely their natures by sudden revulsions.
But Tattle does not use to bely a lady; it is contrary to his character.Love for Love|William Congreve