co-day

[kuh-dey, -dahy]

interjection Northern U.S.

(used to summon sheep and, sometimes, cows).

Nearby words

  1. co durham,
  2. co-,
  3. co-boss,
  4. co-channel,
  5. co-conspirator,
  6. co-dependency,
  7. co-driver,
  8. co-ed,
  9. co-edition,
  10. co-host

Also co-dack [kuh-dak] /kəˈdæk/.

Origin of co-day

see co-boss; day apparently reduced from Dick as an animal's name

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