noun, plural pea·vies.
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Historical Examples of peavy
Hurley reached for a peavy that stood in the corner behind the door.
Hurley tossed the peavy into its corner and proceeded to unlace his boots.
We want a peavy or twothems the best tools, said one of the men.Carolyn of the Corners
Ruth Belmore Endicott
The latter had lingered in hopes of rescuing his peavy, which had gone overboard.
To lose one's peavy is, among rivermen, the most mortifying disgrace.