noun, plural with·ies.
adjective, with·i·er, with·i·est.
Words nearby withy
Origin of withy
Example sentences from the Web for withy
It is, however, the plantations of withy or osier that are most important.Hodge and His Masters|Richard Jefferies
The withy bands were but weak; it is no great marvel that he shook them off.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
In this Nera goes to tie a withy to the foot of a man who has been hung.The Religion of the Ancient Celts|J. A. MacCulloch
A blasted oak will tumble to the earth, if struck by a thunderbolt,—like a withy.The Buccaneer|Mrs. S. C. Hall
The fox had been found in a spinney running down to Withy Brook, and his race for life had begun.Vanishing Roads and Other Essays|Richard Le Gallienne