Definition of Carvies

1. carvy [n] - See also: carvy



Lexicographical Neighbors of Carvies

carvel
carvel-built
carvelbuilt
carvels
carven
carvene
carveol
carveols
carveout
carveouts
carver
carveries
carvers
carvery
carves
carvies (current term)
carving
carving fork
carving knife
carving knives
carvings
carvol
carvols
carvomenthol
carvomenthone
carvone
carvones
carvoxime
carvy
carwash

Literary usage of Carvies

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Daytrips New York: 50 One Day Adventures in New York City and Nearby New by Earl Steinbicker (2002)
"Continue on to carvies Point, the next stop, reached by returning to 25A, heading east, and turning north on NY-107. ..."

2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"... is a certayne kynde of the same herbe, for theyr properties are lyke, and their figures are not muche unlike.' carvies. ..."

3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1825)
"Nor, on a dispassionate perusal of the critique, will any good Christian be disposed to deny, that little Master richly deserved his comfits, carvies, ..."

4. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"carvies. (Fig. 2693.) Carum Carui L. Sp. Pl. 263. 1753. Biennial or sometimes perennial, erect, branching, i°-2° high. Lower and basal leaves long-petioled, ..."

5. James Russell Lowell: A Biography by Horace Elisha Scudder (1901)
"But I cannot write about these things coolly, and hate to put sentiment on paper where it lacks the witness of sincerity which the voice carVies with it. ..."

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