[hyoo-ee or, often, yoo-ee]
- a male given name, form of Hugh.
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Examples from the Web for hughie
Hughie drew himself up until he was at least an inch taller.
She came down the path and took away Hughie's bow and arrow.
Hughie threw himself down on his stomach and screamed with anger.
She walked back to the house, leaving Hughie sitting on the grass.
Hughie, you do extremely wrong to speak in that tone to Irene.A Modern Tomboy
L. T. Meade
- Australian and NZ informal the god of rain and of surf (esp in the phrases send her down, Hughie! and send 'em up, Hughie!)
C20: of uncertain origin
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