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 — more at coryza
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