Wingy
Wingy Wing"y, a. 1. Having wings; rapid. [1913 Webster]

With wingy speed outstrip the eastern wind. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

2. Soaring with wings, or as if with wings; volatile airy. [Obs. or R.] [1913 Webster]

Those wingy mysteries in divinity. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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