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maty

noun, adjective plural maties or matier or matiest
  1. a variant of matey
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Examples from the Web for maty

Historical Examples

  • I don't like your floor, maty; it's too springy to my taste.

    Moby Dick; or The Whale

    Herman Melville

  • What is the reason that no servant or maty boy makes his appearance?

  • Go aft and look down the companion-way, maty, and see it for yourself.

    Jack Tier or The Florida Reef

    James Fenimore Cooper

  • "The maty has plenty of food and water where he is," said Jack.

    Jack Tier or The Florida Reef

    James Fenimore Cooper

  • But let Maty be the only Critic that has anything to do with it.