noun, plural sties.
verb (used with object), stied, sty·ing.
verb (used without object), stied, sty·ing.
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Definition for sties (2 of 2)
noun, plural sties. Ophthalmology.
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Example sentences 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.