noun, plural Y's or Ys, y's or ys.
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Example sentences from the Web for y
The tagline for the Museum is “Paz, Memoria, y Sobernía”: Peace, Memory and Sovereignty.The Never-Ending Falklands War: In Buenos Aires, A Museum's Selective History|Michael Luongo|August 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
X and Y could be terrible on their own, unknowable terms, and therefore incomparable.
Carried distinctly through men, the Y chromosome only gives a portion of the entire mitochondrial DNA.This Artist Reproduced van Gogh’s Ear…and It’s Alive!|Justin Jones|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They instill a macho culture right from the start of childhood.Game of Thrones’ Sibel Kekilli Discusses Shae’s Treachery at the Trial of Tyrion Lannister|Marlow Stern|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He died because he was an addict on a day of the week with a y in it.
Her forhed was as whytte as ys the snowe whyche y^e talle hed of a Norwegian pyne stelythe from y^e northerne wynde.Life of John Keats|Sidney Colvin
Now y, far from being unimportant, is the chief material employed by many of the Parisian playwrights.Our Stage and Its Critics|"E.F.S." of "The Westminster Gazette"
Y as deba ser, porque el nio dejaba de ser judo para convertirse en cristiano.Heath's Modern Language Series: The Spanish American Reader|Ernesto Nelson
The "Y" workers did promote one form of entertainment, however, that the boys thoroughly enjoyed.In the Flash Ranging Service|Edward Alva Trueblood
Mont a caballo breve instante sobre el muro, y despus desapareci entre 213 la negra espesura de los rboles.Doa Perfecta|Benito Prez Galds
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noun plural y's, Y's or Ys
- something shaped like a Y
- (in combination)a Y-cross
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