noun, plural fa·er·ies.
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Origin of faerie
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Example sentences from the Web for faerie
She could have auditioned to be the tavern wench or a faerie; instead, she signed on as a merchant, knitting chain-mail bikinis.Best Career Arc Ever: From Burlesque To Bartending|Anne Berry|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Spenser was at work on his Faerie Queene, alongside his preoccupation with state business, for nearly twenty years.Vanishing Roads and Other Essays|Richard Le Gallienne
The company were reminded, then, that they were floating on Echo Lake and no stream of the land of faerie.The Coward|Henry Morford
What sane man, reading 'The Faerie Queene,' could think that it purported to depict actual scenes or incidents?The Book-Hunter at Home|P. B. M. Allan
The study of the Faerie Queene should be preceded by a review of the great age in which it was written.Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I|Edmund Spenser
Shepheards Calendar : Faerie Queene, in six books (1590-96).A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2)|John Miller Dow Meiklejohn