Definition of Stourie
1. stoury [adj] - See also: stoury
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stourie
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Literary usage of Stourie
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
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 ..."