faery faery

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
  2. (n) the enchanted realm of fairies

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She is born on Midsummer's Day, when legend held that Lordly Ones walked the earth to steal earth-children, leave faery changelings in their stead.
  2. Lord Dunsany takes childish pride in the sag of his coat and the splay of his collar, what time he gets lost on a golden road to nowhere, beholding faery sights.
  3. Eipper next looked at the pale faery eyes of a Bengal tigress, fixed on distance like those of some Eastern image.

News

  • Take Your Kids On A Trip TO Faeryland

    Enjoy all the whimsy and magic of a trip to Faeryland. Take the whole family to an interactive show at A Faery Hunt.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles

Quotes

  • Yeats said he gathered folk tales from one Paddy Flynn of Ballysadare, "which is, he was wont to say, `the most gentle' - whereby he meant faery - `place in the whole of County Sligo.' "
    on Jul 18, 2009 By: Jack B Yeats Source: Toronto Star

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