Gorey [gawr-ee] Examples noun
- Edward (St. John),1925–2000, U.S. writer and illustrator.
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At the siege of Ross his father, at Gorey all his brothers fell.
It was a beautiful moment (12th May) when we came to our lodgings at Gorey.
In Leinster they say, ‘by all the goats in Gorey’—which is a big oath.
P. W. Joyce
The red ‘coats meeting no further opposition marched cautiously across the island, and encamped for the night on Gorey Common.
H. G. Keene
The outline of the castle and its rock is remarkably fine, and reminded us of Gorey in Jersey.
British Dictionary definitions for gorey Gorey noun
- Edward St John . 1925–2000, US illustrator and author, noted for his bizarre humour in such works as The Unstrung Harp (1953) and The Wuggly Ump (1963)
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