Examples from the Web for emerys
Dr. Melton had recently evolved for this characteristic of hers one of the explanations which the Emerys found so enigmatic.
"The Emerys was always a humorous family," remarked Diadema, as she annihilated a fly with a newspaper.
The Hobsons and the Emerys have married one another more 'n once, as fur as that goes.
It was one of his preposterous speeches which had become a family joke with the Emerys.
British Dictionary definitions for emerys
- a hard greyish-black mineral consisting of corundum with either magnetite or haematite: used as an abrasive and polishing agent, esp as a coating on paper, cloth, etc. Formula: Al 2 O 3
- (as modifier)emery paper