noun, plural bev·ies.
Origin of bevy
Examples from the Web for bevies
At intervals of a few feet, were bevies of women and girls, who handed up bouquets and wreaths of flowers.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman|J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
It is generally found in marshes, or marshy ground, and frequently in bevies.Expedition into Central Australia|Charles Sturt
Bevies of middinettes waved their aprons from the windows of millinery shops."And they thought we wouldn't fight"|Floyd Gibbons
Droves of chauffeurs, and bevies of pretty ladies in motor hats swarmed like living anachronisms among the monuments of the past.Set in Silver|Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
After all it is not surprising that but three bevies remained of the sixty.Our Vanishing Wild Life|William T. Hornaday