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-ry

1
  1. variant of -ery:

    heraldry; husbandry; dentistry; tenantry; jewelry.



Ry.

2

abbreviation for

  1. Railway.

-ry

suffix forming nouns

  1. a variant of -ery

    dentistry



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Word History and Origins

Origin of -ry1

Middle English -rie < Old French; short form of -ery
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Example Sentences

Ry Russo-Young recalls her childhood growing up with two moms—and says she wouldn't have had it any other way.

Ry Russo-Young is a filmmaker living in Manhattan and an Oberlin College graduate.

Edelstein breaks the concept down for us again and again: “friends ROM-ans COUNT-ry-MEN lend ME your EARS.”

Unchanged, thou shalt live in the mem'ry of years,I cannot—I will not—forget what thou wert!

Though I'd make a map fr'm mem'ry an' gossip iv anny other man, f'r mesilf I'm still uncharted.

Mary had no trouble in finding "the but'ry," but on trying the door, she found it fastened inside.

Daugh-ter and I had been watch-ing the child from the li-bra-ry win-dow.

He had been told the sto-ry be-fore and knew how it turned out.

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