Ply Synonyms & Definitions

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• PlyDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (v.) A fold; a plait; a turn or twist, as of a cord.
  2. (v. t.) To lay on closely, or in folds; to work upon steadily, or with repeated acts; to press upon; to urge importunately; as, to ply one with questions, with solicitations, or with drink.
  3. (v. t.) To bend.
  4. (v.) Bent; turn; direction; bias.
  5. (v. t.) To employ diligently; to use steadily.
  6. (v. i.) To work to windward; to beat.
  7. (v. t.) To practice or perform with diligence; to work at.
  8. (v. i.) To act, go, or work diligently and steadily; especially, to do something by repeated actions; to go back and forth; as, a steamer plies between certain ports.
  9. (v. i.) To bend; to yield.

• PlyghtDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (v. & n.) See Plight.