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fair·y

fairy

 
pronunciation:
feI ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: fairies
definition: an imaginary tiny creature in human form, thought to have magic powers.
 
similar words:
dwarf
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The words fairy and ferry are similar in sound but have different meanings. To find out why you are more likely to ride on a ferry than on a fairy, look up the word ferry.
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