Definition of Nirly
1. knotty [adj NIRLIER, NIRLIEST] - See also: knotty
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nirly
nirly (current term)
Literary usage of Nirly
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Child's Garden of Verses and Underwoods by Robert Louis Stevenson, Alexander Harvey (1906)
"II ILLE TERRARUM FRAE nirly, nippin', Eas'lan' breeze, Frae Norlan' snaw, an' haar o' seas, Weel happit in your ..."
2. The Contemporary Review (1872)
"nirly that the people should be taught to distinguish between tha priest as a minister of religion and the priest as a politician, before they could be got ..."