teethy

adjective (1)
\ ˈtēt͟hi \

Definition of teethy

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish

teethy

adjective (2)
\ ˈtēthē, ˈtēt͟hē \
-er/-est

Definition of teethy (Entry 2 of 2)

: toothy

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History and Etymology for teethy

Adjective (1)

Middle English tethee, perhaps from tethen to teethe (from teth, teeth teeth) + -ee -y; from the irritability of teething infants

Adjective (2)

teeth + -y

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“Teethy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teethy. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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