noun, plural pol·ies.
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Example sentences from the Web for poly
Cal Poly Pomona student Heather DeCosta described it as “kind of just boxing us in at all four sides of the street.”
Merritt also litters the pages with his own favorite poly-lettered words.Well, La Ti Da: Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words of Scrabble|David Bukszpan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Someone has to be out about it so people can see that, yes, you can be poly and healthy and happy and in love.
Poly, the model, said it was cold, but she truly loved the idea of being naked in nature.Nine Amazing Places To Skinny Dip Around The World|Erin Cunningham|September 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
New Glossy: Condé Nast has released its first issue of Allure Russia, featuring Russian model Natasha Poly on its cover.Diane von Furstenberg Bests Wintour on Forbes List; Madonna's Swastika Kerfuffle|The Daily Beast|August 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Please take the dent out of my side, Poly, for I am more crippled than was the Soldier.The Tin Woodman of Oz|L. Frank Baum
No one ever forgot the roly-poly pudding made without suet; synthetic rubber was its scientific name.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
In the shape of pigs—fat, roly-poly and cute—they scampered off a little distance and sat down to think about their new condition.Little Wizard Stories of Oz|L. Frank Baum
He was a roly-poly little man; over seventy now but still healthy-looking, with an apple-cheeked, sunburned face.Gone Fishing|James H. Schmitz
Roast stuffed duckling with baked potatoes, string beans and brussels sprouts, jam roly-poly and coffee!The Viking Blood|Frederick William Wallace