wingy

[wing-ee]

Origin of wingy

First recorded in 1590–1600; wing + -y1
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Examples from the Web for wingy

Historical Examples of wingy

  • Ginger and Wingy get off with the option, and, though the fine is heavy, it is paid.

  • Saying this, he took hold of an old tin pot, turned it bottom uppermost, and seated himself next to Wingy.

    Beggars

    W. H. (William Henry) Davies

  • "I believe that I have seen your face before," said Wingy quietly, and looking the stranger full in the face.

    Beggars

    W. H. (William Henry) Davies

  • A moment she posed thus, beyond doubt a being capable of expounding all wingy mysteries of any soul whatsoever.

    Bunker Bean

    Harry Leon Wilson