ewery [yoo-uh-ree] ExamplesWord Origin noun, plural ew·er·ies. Archaic.

  1. a room for storing ewers, towels, napkins, etc.

Origin of ewery Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at ewer, -y3 Examples from the Web for ewery Historical Examples of ewery

  • Go to the ewery, Otto, and fetch some provisions of the best.

    The Pearl Story Book


  • But ewery wise perducer of heatables or drinkables allus tries to captiwate the good opinyon of a Hed Waiter.

    Punch, Or The London Charivari, Vol. 99, October 18, 1890


  • He says as I’m the ony Englishman as he has ewer known who can allus giv a answer rite off to ewery question as he arsks me!

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 99., August 2, 1890.


  • See that your Ewery is properly supplied, and your ale-pots kept clean.

    Early English Meals and Manners


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