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  1. resembling veal.
  2. Informal. young or immature: a vealy youth.
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Origin of vealy

First recorded in 1760–70; veal + -y1
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Examples from the Web for vealy

Historical Examples

  • His skin was vealy in complexion, and he had wiry hair of a russet-red.

    Young Mr. Barter's Repentance

    David Christie Murray

  • Her rector was to officiate, assisted by the vealy young man who had just graduated from the theological seminary.