Definition of Orangy

1. Adjective. (alternative spelling of orangey) ¹



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Definition of Orangy

1. resembling or suggestive of an orange [adj -ANGIER, -ANGIEST]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Orangy

orangey
orangier
orangiest
oranging
orangish
orangite
orangites
orangoutang
orangoutangs
orangs
orangutan
orangutang
orangutangs
orangutanlike
orangutans
orangy (current term)
orant
orants
oraria
orarian
orarians
orarion
orarions
orarium
orariums
orate
orated
orates
orating
oratio directa

Literary usage of Orangy

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1. Paxton's Botanical Dictionary: Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of by Joseph Paxton (1868)
"... and orangy- scarlet flowers. To grow them well, they require a soil composed of sandy loam and a little pent, mixed with reduced rubbish of bricks, &c. ..."

2. The British Flower Garden: Containing Coloured Figures and Descriptions of ...by Robert Sweet by Robert Sweet (1838)
"Corolla tubular, with a 5-parted spreading limb : tube bluntly 5 -angular, of a deep orangy red, thickly clothed with short stiff hairs : upper segment of ..."

3. The British Flower Garden, (series the Second): Containing Coloured Figures by Robert Sweet (1833)
"Corolla tubular, with a 5-parted spreading limb : tube bluntly 5-angular, of a deep orangy red, thickly clothed with short stiff hairs : upper segment of ..."

4. Mathematical and Physical Papers by Sir George Gabriel Stokes, Baron John William Strutt Rayleigh (1901)
"But the most remarkable example of sensibility found in sea-weeds occurs in the case of the red colouring matter contained in orangy red, red, pink, ..."

5. Teach Me More Italian by Judy Mahoney (1999)
"He has coal black eyes An orangy carrot nose Two funny stick-like arms And a snowy overcoat. Have you guessed his name Or do you need a clue? ..."

6. The English Illustrated Magazine (1904)
"The rays of the setting sun penetrated through the dense foliage and fell in orangy light upon the path which winds by the side of a half-hidden streamlet. ..."

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