dexie

[dek-see]

Origin of dexie

First recorded in 1955–60; Dex(edrine) + -ie
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Examples from the Web for dexie

Historical Examples of dexie

  • Dexie cried, her courage giving way at the thought of him leaving them.

    Miss Dexie

    Stanford Eveleth

  • Dexie could not control her voice just then, so she made no reply.

    Miss Dexie

    Stanford Eveleth

  • But the only sentiment in Dexie's heart was gratitude and love to a Higher Power.

    Miss Dexie

    Stanford Eveleth

  • Aunt Jennie saw more of Dexie's inner life than did her own parents.

    Miss Dexie

    Stanford Eveleth

  • "Please excuse me, Mr. Ross; I really cannot," replied Dexie.

    Miss Dexie

    Stanford Eveleth