noun, plural per·ries.
Origin of perry
Examples from the Web for perry
Contemporary Examples of perry
He has picked pre-primary brawls with Christie, Perry, and Marco Rubio.Rand Paul’s Passive-Aggressive Trolling Campaign
January 6, 2015
"Perry" chimed in: "They don't want to take blame," he said of the police union attacking De Blasio.Justice League Vigil for Slain NYPD Officers Asks Whose Life Matters
December 22, 2014
Hirst and Perry too have courted their fair share of controversy.Has the Turner Prize Gone Soft?
December 2, 2014
And after the Driscoll story broke, another megapastor, Perry Noble, admitted to using ResultSource on one of his book projects.How the Religious Right Scams Its Way Onto the New York Times Bestseller List
November 16, 2014
For a second Perry presidential bid, the message would be rather simple.In Texas, Cruz, Perry Crow Over GOP Rout
November 5, 2014
Historical Examples of perry
Miss Perry sat down in the teacher's chair, her heart all in a flutter.
No Miss Perry appeared; and it seemed, at first, that the mission boys were to have no teacher.
"Miss Perry's getting him some broth," Mrs. Adams returned, calmly.
"Can't poison you with much more of it," Miss Perry interrupted him, indulgently.
The motors employed in the locomotives were invented by Messrs. Ayrton and Perry.
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for perry
surname attested from late 12c., literally "dweller by the pear tree."