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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fey  \Fey\,  a.  [AS.  f?ga,  Icel.  feigr,  OHG.  feigi.] 
  Fated;  doomed.  [Old  Eng.  &  Scot.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fey  \Fey\,  n.  [See  {Fay}  faith.] 
  Faith.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fey  \Fey\,  v.  t.  [Cf.  {Feague}.] 
  To  cleanse;  to  clean  out  [Obs.]  --Tusser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fey 
  adj  1:  slightly  insane  [syn:  {touched(p)}] 
  2:  suggestive  of  an  elf  in  strangeness  and  otherworldliness; 
  "thunderbolts  quivered  with  elfin  flares  of  heat 
  lightning";  "the  fey  quality  was  there  the  ability  to  see 
  the  moon  at  midday"-  John  Mason  Brown  [syn:  {elfin}] 




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