dwy

[dwahy]
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noun Newfoundland.

a gust or flurry of rain or snow.

Nearby words

  1. dwight, timothy,
  2. dwindle,
  3. dwm,
  4. dwp,
  5. dwt,
  6. dx,
  7. dx code,
  8. dy,
  9. dyad,
  10. dyadic

Origin of dwy

compare dial. (Isle of Wight) dwyes eddies, (Wiltshire, Hampshire) twy coastal squall; further relations unclear

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Examples from the Web for dwy

  • Thmilakth thwore like a twooper; but nothing could thwop the thaithe till it wolled thlap down into a dwy dith.

    The Mysteries of London, v. 1/4|George W. M. Reynolds