elvish

adjective
el·vish | \ˈel-vish \

Definition of elvish 

1 : of or relating to elves

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Piece-y and slightly elvish, the look played well with EmRata's trademark pout and power brow, all while forcing followers to imagine the ensemble that this trompe-l'œil look could have accompanied. Calin Van Paris, Vogue, "Emily Ratajkowski Debuts Radically Short Hair Ahead of the 2018 Met Gala," 7 May 2018 The highway department has been known to route new roads around rocks that are thought to be elvish residences. Richard Mcgill Murphy, Town & Country, "The Dante Code," 18 Jan. 2013 The sounds were quickly recorded and put into an Elvish translator. Rebecca Angel, WIRED, "Is Your Cat Speaking Elvish?," 1 Apr. 2011

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First Known Use of elvish

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Dictionary Entries near elvish

Elvellaceae

elver

elves

elvish

Ely

Ely, Isle of

Elymi

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