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  1. of or from the sky.
  2. in the sky; lofty.
  3. skylike; sky blue.
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Origin of skyey

First recorded in 1595–1605; sky + -ey1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for skyey

Historical Examples of skyey

  • How dark it seems here after the bright light of my skyey home.

    Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades

    Florence Holbrook

  • Against the skyey beach of cloud-shells it reared like a grim cliff.

    Shadows of Flames

    Amelie Rives

  • And pray in what part of the universe do you discover a "skyey bridge?"

  • Cf. “Measure for Measure,” iii, I, 9: “servile to all the skyey influences.”

  • Their blue was a challenge to the skyey blue above; it pierced the sight, awaking new longings and strange memories.

    Tiverton Tales

    Alice Brown