Scry
Scry Scry, n. [From {Scry}, v.] A flock of wild fowl. [1913 Webster]

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  • scry — [skrī] vi. scried, scrying to practice crystal gazing * * * scry (skrī) intr.v. scried, (skrīd) scry·ing, scries (skrīz) …   Universalium

  • Scry — Scry, v. t. To descry. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scry — Scry, n. [OE. ascrie, fr. ascrien to cry out, fr. OF. escrier, F. s [ e]crier. See {Ex }, and {Cry}.] A cry or shout. [Obs.] Ld. Berners. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scry — scry·er; scry; …   English syllables

  • scry — 1520s, “to see images in a crystal, water, etc., which reveal the past or forebode the future; aphetic of DESCRY (Cf. descry) (1). Related: Scried; scrying …   Etymology dictionary

  • scry — [skrī] vi. scried, scrying to practice crystal gazing …   English World dictionary

  • Scry — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Scry est le nom d au moins deux villages en Belgique : Scry, village belge, section de la commune de Tinlot située en Région wallonne dans la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • scry — verb /skraɪ/ To predict the future using crystal balls …   Wiktionary

  • scry — v. see or predict the future with the use of a crystal ball (Archaic); descry …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scry — [skrʌɪ] verb (scries, scrying, scried) foretell the future, especially using a crystal ball. Derivatives scryer noun Origin C16: shortening of descry …   English new terms dictionary

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