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Meaning of "ywis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YWIS

ywis  [ɪˈwɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YWIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ywis is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YWIS


cuisse
kwɪs
iwis
ɪˈwɪs
marquess
ˈmɑːkwɪs
marquis
ˈmɑːkwɪs
Swiss
swɪs
unguis
ˈʌŋɡwɪs
whiss
wɪs
wis
wɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YWIS

yuppie flu
yuppiedom
yuppieish
yuppification
yuppified
yuppifies
yuppify
yuppy
yupster
Yurev
Yurp
yurt
yutz
Yuzovka
yuzu

WORDS THAT END LIKE YWIS

analysis
axis
basis
bis
brewis
crisis
Davis
Day-Lewis
dis
fish and brewis
Francis
gratis
Harris
his
Illinois
is
Kiwis
lewis
the Kiwis
this

Synonyms and antonyms of ywis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ywis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YWIS

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The translations of ywis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ywis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

ywis
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ywis
570 millions of speakers

English

ywis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ywis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ywis
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ywis
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ywis
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ywis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ywis
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ywis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ywis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ywis
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ywis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhewekne
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ywis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ywis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

य्विस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ywis
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ywis
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ywis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ywis
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ywis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ywis
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ywis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ywis
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ywis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ywis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YWIS»

The term «ywis» is normally little used and occupies the 113.340 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YWIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ywis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ywis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YWIS»

Discover the use of ywis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ywis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Lexical Concordance to the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer: E-L
indeed, certainly [See wis' adv., wisli adv.] 190: iwis[3l], iwys[4l], ywis[67], ywys[5l] A. Ml 3277 And seyde, "Ywis, but if ich have my wille, A. Ml 3705 Ywis, lemman, I have swich love-longynge A. CK 4362 But er we parte, ywis, thou shalt be quit.
Akio Oizumi, 2003
2
Ancient-English Christmas Carols
Ivy beareth berries black ; God grant us all His bliss ! For there shall me nothing lack, Veni coronaberis. A Song on the Ivy and the Holly Temp. Henry VI. Nay, ivy, nay, it shall not be, ywis, Let holly have the mastery as the manner is.
‎2008
3
The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
... Although thou may it not see Above, yet gothe it alway under, Though thou thinke it a great wonder, And who so saitli of trouth I vary, Bid him prove the contrary ; And right thus every word ywis, That loud or privie yspoken is, □ Muveth first an ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas Tyrwhitt, 1868
4
Classic Poetry Collection (Includes 18 Titles)
'Ye, blisful god, han mesowel beset In love, ywis, thatal thatbereth lyf Imaginen ne cowde howto ben bet; For, lord, withouten Ialousyeor stryf, I love oon which that is most ententyf To serven wel, unwery or unfeyned, That ever was, and ...
ReadHowYouWant.com, Limited, Various, 2012
5
Poetical Works: With an Essay on His Language and ...
... Though thou thinke it a great wonder, And who so saith of trouth I vary, Bid him prove the contrary ; And right thus every word ywis, That loud or privie yspokon is, Moveth finst an eyre about, And of his moving, out of dout, Another eyre ammo ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas Tyrwhitt, 1864
6
The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. With an Essay on His ...
... Though thou thinke it a great wonder, And who so saith of trouth I vary, Bid him prove the contrary ; And right thus every word ywis, That loud or privie yspoken is, Moveth first an eyre about, And of his moving, out of dout, Another eyre anone ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas TYRWHITT (F.R.S.), 1843
7
The poetical works of Geoffrey Chaucer: With an essay on his ...
... holdeth in distresse, To keepe that they gather fast, With sorrow they leave it at the last : With sorrow they both die and live, That unto richesse her hertes yeve. And in defaute of love it is, As it shewcth full well ywis : For if these greedy, the ...
‎1852
8
The works of Geoffrey Chaucer: compared with the former ...
4*4 Enclinid is upward to meve, This mayist thou fele wel by preve, And that fame kindly stcde ywis, That every thinge enclined to is, Yhath also his kyndelyche stede, That sliewith it withoutin drede, That kindely the mancioun Of everyche ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, John Urry, Timothy Thomas, 1721
9
The British poets: including translations ...
Above, yet gothe it alway under, Though thou thinke it a great wonder, And who so saith of trouth I vary, Bid him prove the contrary, And right thus every word ywis , That loud or privie yspoken is, Moveth first an eyre about, And of his moving out  ...
‎1822
10
Select Works of the British Poets, from Chaucer to Jonson, ...
And that this is soth that I sey, In that belecue I will hue and dey, And cuckow so I rede that thou do ywis :" “ Than," quod he, “ let me neuer haue blisse, If euer l vnto that counsaile obey. “ Nightingale thou speahest wonder faire, But for all that is ...
Robert Southey, Fulke Greville (Baron Brooke), Stephen Hawes, 1831

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YWIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ywis is used in the context of the following news items.
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Why Are There So Many Dumb Misconceptions About Men and Sex?
YWIS loves the traditional battle of the sexes, maintaining women's anxiety about losing or winning it. And because “communication” is SO not-sexy, the editors ... «AlterNet, Aug 10»

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