adjective, rheum·i·er, rheum·i·est.
Words nearby rheumy
OTHER WORDS FROM rheumyrheum·i·ly, adverbrheum·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for rheumy
Five rheumy old-timers lolled about the one gate that would be open for the night.The Great Paul Hemphill Celebrates the Long Gone Birmingham Barons|Paul Hemphill|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At least that is how I see them, trudging their way alone through the streets, with rheumy eyes and frozen hands.
Then dropping his head, he goes slowly to the door, but there he turns, lifting his head and fixing his rheumy eyes on Moll.A Set of Rogues|Frank Barrett
Her hand went tighter about mine, and her rheumy eyes sought mine and searched them.The Seven-Branched Candlestick|Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
The other eye remained fixed in a cold, rheumy stare, and Denver sensed that it was made of glass.Silver and Gold|Dane Coolidge
Go near that horrid old man who fastens one rheumy eye on you while his slobbery chin shakes like a huge jelly?Robert Annys: Poor Priest|Annie Nathan Meyer
The octogenarian leaned forward as he spoke and gazed at Crane with steadfast, rheumy eyes.A Fortnight of Folly|Maurice Thompson