wally

adjective

wal·​ly ˈwā-lē How to pronounce wally (audio)
variants or less commonly walie
Scotland

Word History

Etymology

probably from wale entry 3

First Known Use

circa 1513, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wally was circa 1513

Dictionary Entries Near wally

Cite this Entry

“Wally.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wally. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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