: resembling a spire
especially : tall, slender, and tapering
spiry trees

Word History

First Known Use

1602, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of spiry was in 1602

Dictionary Entries Near spiry

Cite this Entry

“Spiry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spiry. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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