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Meaning of "bevy" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BEVY

Of uncertain origin.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BEVY

bevy  [ˈbɛvɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BEVY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bevy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BEVY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bevy

Bevy may refer to: ▪ an over-abundance of something ▪ Collonges-lès-Bévy, a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France ▪ Bévy, a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France ▪ Scots for an alcoholic beverage From the Italian beve. ▪ a group of otters ▪ a flock of quail...

Definition of bevy in the English dictionary

The first definition of bevy in the dictionary is a flock of quails. Other definition of bevy is a group, esp of girls. Bevy is also a group of roedeer.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BEVY


bevvy
ˈbɛvɪ
chevy
ˈtʃɛvɪ
heavy
ˈhɛvɪ
levee
ˈlɛvɪ
levy
ˈlɛvɪ
neve
ˈnɛvɪ
replevy
rɪˈplɛvɪ
superheavy
ˌsuːpəˈhɛvɪ
ultraheavy
ʌltrəˈhɛvɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BEVY

beveller
bevelling
bevelment
bever
beverage
beverage room
Beveridge
Beverley
Beverly Hills
bevies
Bevin
Bevin boy
bevomit
bevor
bevue
bevvied
bevvied up
bevvies
bevvy
bewail

WORDS THAT END LIKE BEVY

capital levy
curvy
Davy
divvy
envy
gravy
groovy
import levy
ivy
navvy
navy
pervy
poison ivy
privy
Royal Navy
savvy
tax levy
the navy
top-heavy
wavy

Synonyms and antonyms of bevy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BEVY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «bevy» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of bevy

Translation of «bevy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BEVY

Find out the translation of bevy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bevy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bevy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

一群
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bandada
570 millions of speakers

English

bevy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

bevy
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سرب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стайки
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bando
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bande
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bevy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

群れ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bevy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đám
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூட்டம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

माळा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kuş sürüsü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stormo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Wiekszość
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Стайки
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

stol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συντροφιά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skare
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

svärm
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

flokk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bevy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BEVY»

The term «bevy» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.389 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BEVY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bevy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BEVY»

Discover the use of bevy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bevy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Bevy of Girls
The girls stood in a cluster round Miss Aldworth.
L. T. Meade, 2014
2
Calcutta Bevy: A Collection of Rare Poems
Calcutta Bev Presents A Collection Of Five Rare Poems For Entertaining And, At The Same Time, Enlightening Everyone Who Loves Calcutta.
P. Thankappan Nair, 1989
3
Frontiers in catalysis research
Research into catalysis is a major field in applied science, and involves many fields of chemistry and physics. The new book brings together leading research in this vibrant field.
Lawrence P. Bevy, 2006
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Leading Edge Catalyis Research
Lawrence P. Bevy. chemically complex waste streams and improving the economics of acid-catalyzed based processes. Furthermore, solid acids are non- corrosive, nontoxic, nonvolatile, and easy to handle, enhancing the safety of the process ...
Lawrence P. Bevy, 2005
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Overstride
“Please, come on and sit for a while,” Jenny said in a controlled and pleasant voice, feeling the nervous rejection forming in Bevy's mind, and it was coming quickly. Jenny sighed. “No, really, we can't stay. We've so many things to be taking ...
John A. Casey, 2013
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BMom: Lovely Weeds
Chapter. ten. bevy. In sixth grade, another girl I'd known from church came to our school, and we continued on together into junior high. Her name was Bevy. We became best friends. She was beautiful and smart and tough. And she liked me.
Crissy Shreve, 2014
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Al-Qaeda: An Organization to be Reckoned with
An Organization to be Reckoned with Lawrence J. Bevy. Copyright © 2006 by Novinka Books An imprint of Nova Science Publishers, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in ...
Lawrence J. Bevy, 2006
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Of Roses and Gerberas
“When, Mom?” Bevy was ready for it. “Yeah, when?” Kent got excited, too. “I'll let Dad announce it. He's the head of the family.” Mom was being respectful. “It'll be on Bevy's upcoming Birthday,” declared Dad. “Check it out! Triple celebrations!
J. Soh, 2014
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Trends in Catalysis Research
Editor: Lawrence P. Bevy, pp. 169-189 © 2006 Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Chapter 5 Utilization of Methane in the Catalytic Methylation ofAromatics and Coal Liquefaction over Zeolite Catalysts Moses O. Adebajo' and Ray L. Frost Inorganic ...
Lawrence P. Bevy, 2006
10
Risky Christmas: Holiday Secrets\Kidnapped at Christmas
“Grab a plate,” Bevy said. Chloe did, but only for something to do while her emotions spun in circles. After spooning some cheesy eggs and ham onto a plate , she picked up one of the glasses of orange juice Bevy had poured and went to the ...
Jill Sorenson, Jennifer Morey, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BEVY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bevy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Bevy of returners has Summit excited about cross country teams …
The Summit cross country program should be in pretty good shape for this coming season, and coach Shannon Utley said she is optimistic. «Fort Worth Star Telegram, Jul 15»
2
Our 2015 BEVy Categories
Some of last year's great categories ranged from the on-field variety (Best Hold of 2014, Dan Duquette Reclamation Project Award), to the silly ... «Eutaw Street Report, Jul 15»
3
Bevy of sophomores bring experience to Casper College men's …
Casper College's Benson Osayande takes a free throw as Casper College took on the Colorado Kings on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at Swede ... «Casper Star-Tribune Online, Jul 15»
4
Mariners Make A Bevy Of Roster Moves
After Seattle's win Friday night in Oakland, the Mariners announced that they were sending down three pitchers in Tom Wilhelmsen, Roenis ... «Baseball Essential, Jul 15»
5
Bevy of cheap LTE smartphones on the way, Qualcomm says
The Snapdragon 210 processor, which is meant to open the door for sub-$100 LTE smartphones, is off to a slow start. But that is about to ... «Network World, Jul 15»
6
The Smithy offering bevy of local edibles
It's a sunny Saturday afternoon in the little village of New Preston. The Smithy on Main Street is abuzz with activity. Customers are browsing the ... «Torrington Register Citizen, Jul 15»
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Bevy of new state laws take effect Wednesday
Bevy of new state laws take effect Wednesday. Chelsea Schneider. 4:42 PM, Jun 30, 2015. 5:41 PM, Jun 30, 2015. state. Previous Next. Copyright 2014 Journal ... «Evansville Courier & Press, Jun 15»
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MiLB Notebook - Nottingham promoted, Goedert hitting .476, bevy of …
MiLB Notebook - Nottingham promoted, Goedert hitting .476, bevy of roster moves... June 30, 2015 image description by Ray Mileur. Greeneville Astros' Connor ... «SportsBlog.com, Jun 15»
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Bevy of knockouts highlight Sugar Bert's Saturday Night Lights Out …
Bevy of knockouts highlight Sugar Bert's Saturday Night Lights Out event. by Maurice Dixon Neighbor Newspapers. June 30, 2015 05:41 PM | 36 views | 0 0 ... «NeighborNewspapers.com, Jun 15»
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A 'bevy' of tomatoes: DelCo farmer raises home-grown produce
Bob Chambers of Grove holds some of the tomatoes he's growing in the Whitewater/Butler area of Delaware County. Chambers' farm boasts ... «Grandlakenews, Jun 15»

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