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eddies Explained

eddies at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['edız]

Eddies at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Eddy \Ed"dy\, n.; pl. {Eddies}. [Prob. fr. Icel. i?a; cf. Icel.
pref. i?- back, AS. ed-, OS. idug-, OHG. ita-; Goth. id-.]
1. A current of air or water running back, or in a direction
contrary to the main current.

2. A current of water or air moving in a circular direction;
a whirlpool.

And smiling eddies dimpled on the main. --Dryden.

Wheel through the air, in circling eddies play.
--Addison.

Note: Used also adjectively; as, eddy winds. --Dryden.

eddies at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

eddies
  • Inter: plural of » eddy

    Anagrams

    * didees

  • Translation: ar » eddies
    Translation: eo » eddies
    Translation: fr » eddies
    Translation: ku » eddies
    Translation: mg » eddies
    Translation: my » eddies
    Translation: sv » eddies
    Translation: ta » eddies
    Translation: vi » eddies