riley

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adjective ril·ey \ˈrī-lē\

Definition of riley

  1. 1 :  turbid

  2. 2 :  angry

Examples of riley in a sentence

  1. <some visibly riley people were lined up in the customer service department>

  2. <take care not to stir up the bottom of the stream when you fill the dipper, or your water will be riley>

1805

First Known Use of riley

1805


Riley

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biographical name Ri·ley \ˈrī-lē\

Definition of Riley

  1. James Whit*comb play \ˈhwit-kəm, ˈwit-\ 1849–1916 Am. poet



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