Definition of gley
: a sticky clay soil or soil layer formed under the surface of some waterlogged soils
Origin of gley
Ukrainian gleĭ clayey earth; akin to Old English clǣg clay — more at clay
First Known Use: 1927
Rhymes with gley
a, ae, bay, bey, blae, brae, bray, chez, clay, Cray, day, dey, dray, eh, fay, fey, flay, fley, frae, fray, Frey, gay, Gay, gey, gray, hay, he, hey, Hue, j, jay, Jay, k, kay, Kay, lay, lei, may, nay, né, née, neigh, Ney, pay, pe, play, pray, prey, qua, quai, quay, Rae, ray, re, say, shay, slay, sleigh, spae, spay, Spey, splay, spray, stay, stray, sway, Tay, they, tray, trey, way, weigh, whey, yea
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