Definition of Stourie

1. stoury [adj] - See also: stoury



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stourie

stotty cakes
stoun
stound
stounded
stounding
stoundmeal
stounds
stouning
stouns
stoup
stoupe
stoups
stour
stoure
stoures
stourie (current term)
stourier
stouriest
stours
stoury
stoush
stoushed
stoushes
stoushing
stout
stout-hearted
stouten
stoutened
stoutening
stoutens

Literary usage of Stourie

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1. Folklore by Folklore Society (Great Britain) (1890)
"... stourie, perhaps, is derived from the stour, or flying dust, in which Scotch and other fairies are believed to fly about. As to the origin and diffusion ..."

2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1905)
"... stourie, if you remember such a sprite, who came fly ing through the window to work all sorts of marvels. I will never believe but what she has a wand ..."

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