Definition of Incony

1. a. Unlearned; artless; pretty; delicate.



Definition of Incony

1. Adjective. Rare ¹

2. Adjective. Pretty ¹

3. Adjective. Nice ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Incony

1. pretty [adj] - See also: pretty

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Incony

inconveniences
inconveniencies
inconveniencing
inconveniency
inconvenient
inconveniently
inconversable
inconversant
inconverted
inconvertibility
inconvertible
inconvertibleness
inconvertibly
inconvincible
inconvincibly
incony (current term)
incoop
incoordinate
incoordination
incoordinations
incoronate
incorporable
incorporal
incorporality
incorporally
incorporate
incorporated
incorporated company
incorporates
incorporating

Literary usage of Incony

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1. A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1867)
"incony, a. Sweet, pretty, delicate. The derivation is not clearly made out ; the best derivation seems to be from the northern word canny, or canny, ..."

2. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"incony, a. Sweet, pretty, delicate. The derivation is not clearly made out ... Lore me little, love me long ; let musick rumble While I in thy incony lap do ..."

3. Playing about: Or Theatrical Anecdotes and Adventures, with Scenes of by Benson Earle Hill (1840)
"... incony JEW— TRANSLATED t'RO.M THE ITALIAN. BUT to quit egotism for awhile. The snow was frozen on the ground, the breeze was rough, the moon lighting ..."

4. A Glossary of Obscure Words and Phrases in the Writings of Shakspeare and by Charles Mackay (1887)
"Love me little, love me long, let music rumble, While I in thy incony lap do tremble. ... I have sport incony, i' faith. Two Angry Women of Abingdon. ..."

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