Definition of Fay

1. Noun. A small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers.




Definition of Fay

1. n. A fairy; an elf.

2. n. Faith; as, by my fay.

3. v. t. To fit; to join; to unite closely, as two pieces of wood, so as to make the surface fit together.

4. v. i. To lie close together; to fit; to fadge; -- often with in, into, with, or together.

Definition of Fay

1. Proper noun. (surname A=An English from=Middle English dot=), originally a nickname from "faith, loyalty" or "a fairy". ¹

2. Proper noun. (surname A=An Irish from=Irish dot=), anglicized from (term Ó Fiaich lang=ga) and (term Ó Fathaigh lang=ga). ¹

3. Proper noun. A female given name, pet form of Faith or Frances; often used as a middle name. ¹

4. Verb. To fit. ¹

5. Verb. To join or unite closely or tightly. ¹

6. Verb. To lie close together. ¹

7. Verb. To fadge. ¹

8. Verb. (dialectal) To cleanse; clean out. ¹

9. Noun. A fairy; an elf. ¹

10. Noun. (US slang) A white person. ¹

11. Adjective. (US slang) White. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fay

1. to join closely [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Medical Definition of Fay

1. To fit; to join; to unite closely, as two pieces of wood, so as to make the surface fit together. Origin: OE. Feien, v.t. & i, AS. Fegan to join, unite; akin to OS. Fogian, D. Voegen, OHG. Fuogen, G. Fugen, Sw. Foga. See Fair, and cf. Fadge. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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