noun, plural sties.
verb (used with object), stied, sty·ing.
verb (used without object), stied, sty·ing.
Origin of sty1
Definition for sties (2 of 2)
noun, plural sties. Ophthalmology.
Origin of sty2
Examples from the Web for sties
Cottagers cannot afford barley-meal, but they certainly could keep their sties much cleaner.The Hills and the Vale|Richard Jefferies
On arriving at the sties, the ease with which they shot themselves over the four-feet walls was incredible.
The pigs now began to direct their course towards the sties in which they had been so well fed the night before.
Farther away a dozen pigs lay in their sties, and grunted their satisfaction with the best possible of worlds.Gold and Incense|Mark Guy Pearse
Inside the yard he had made twelve sties, and in each sty there were fifty sows with their little ones.