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"war-like," 1901, from war (n.) + -y (2).

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Examples from the Web for warry

Historical Examples of warry

  • "Cleopatra," cried Warry Trowbridge, with an attempt to be gallant.

    A Modern Chronicle, Complete

    Winston Churchill

  • Warry was his nurse, and these were the last words of Whitman.

    Walt Whitman in Mickle Street

    Elizabeth Leavitt Keller

  • "No, it's never too late to do what we want to do, Warry," she said very kindly.

    The Main Chance

    Meredith Nicholson

  • She did not care, she told herself; whether Warry Raridan liked what she did or not.

    The Main Chance

    Meredith Nicholson

  • I suppose Warry did that as a joke on me, or to get the Patriarch's autograph, I don't know which.

    The Main Chance

    Meredith Nicholson