horry

adjective hor·ry \ ˈhäri \

Definition of horry

now dialectal, England
:disgustingly dirty :foul

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Origin and Etymology of horry

Middle English hory, from Old English horig, from horh filth, phlegm; akin to Old Frisian hore mud, filth, Old Saxon horu, horo dirt, filth, Old High German horo dirt, filth, Old Norse horr nasal mucus


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