bevy

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  • The bevy of them appear before or after his every important action. Cited from The Art Of The Moving Picture, by Vachel Lindsay
  • Ten minutes later a bevy of white-faced girls met in the lower hall. Cited from Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore, by Pauline Lester
  • A little bevy of young people had found their way into the gardens. Cited from The Pawns Count, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Sir Bevys won one race from four starts as a two-year-old.
  • Here I met a bevy of the most beautiful women I had ever seen. Cited from An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill (Colonel W. F. Cody), by W. F. Cody
  • Just before me sat the most beautiful bevy of young girls that eyes ever rested upon. Cited from The Unpopular Review, Volume II, Number 3, by Various
  • Nor was he long in finding her among the bevy of girls. Cited from Prudence of the Parsonage, by Ethel Hueston
  • Here has been a bevy of Letters, and long ones, from me, you see. Cited from Letters of Edward FitzGerald to Fanny Kemble (1871-1883), by FitzGerald
  • My sister leads the bevy, to whom I desire to present you. Cited from The Fortunes of Nigel, by Sir Walter Scott
  • From a young age, he learned a bevy of instruments, which would later help him begin his musical career.
  • If this were true, a bevy of girls would be the height of happiness. Cited from Hints for Lovers, by Arnold Haultain
  • A bevy of girls passed by with their arms round one another's waists. Cited from The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, by Fergus Hume
  • You're a beautiful girl, my dear -- you're the pick of my bevy. Cited from Rest Harrow, By Maurice Hewlett
  • A bevy of her friends were round her directly. Cited from Wych Hazel, by Susan and Anna Warner
  • The beds and the bevies drove every higher form of art out of it. Cited from Heartbreak House, by George Bernard Shaw
  • On the far bank of the stream was a little bevy of men and dogs, observed of all. Cited from Bob Son of Battle, by Alfred Ollivant
  • And she seemed fated to see all her friends in a bevy. Cited from Queechy, by Elizabeth Wetherell
  • She was one of a bevy of girls and men. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • Bevy, in spring-green and old-gold, was studying the social notes in one of the morning papers. Cited from The Titan, by Theodore Dreiser
  • I am glad to hear of your enjoying it, and of the bevy of young people around you. Cited from Autobiography and Letters of Orville Dewey, D.D., by Orville Dewey
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Words starting with bevy

Meaning of bevy

  • noun A large gathering of people of a particular type
    he was surrounded by a bevy of beauties in bathing attire, a bevy of young beach boys swarmed around him
  • noun A flock of birds (especially when gathered close together on the ground)
    we were visited at breakfast by a bevy of excited ducks