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Pixy-led

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Pixy-led Led by pixies; bewildered.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pixy-led Led by pixies; hence, bewildered.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Pixy-led bewildered
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Puck.

Usage

In literature:

Them that know Egdon best have been pixy-led here at times.
"Return of the Native" by Thomas Hardy
Them that know Egdon best have been pixy-led here at times.
"The Return of the Native" by Thomas Hardy
Probably they are "pixie led," for Devonshire simply swarms with pixies.
"Set in Silver" by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
Pixy-led, misled by fairies, 8.
"Folk-lore of Shakespeare" by Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
Certainly Merle seemed pixie-led, for everything went wrong.
"A Fortunate Term" by Angela Brazil
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In poetry:

Out of the valleys of moonlight elfin voices are calling;
Down from the misty hills faint, far greetings are falling;
Whisper the grasses to us, murmuring gleeful and airy,
Knowing us pixy-led, seeking the haunts of faery.
"The Rovers" by Lucy Maud Montgomery

In news:

Artistic Licence 's new Pixi-Led, launched at the Paris SIEL show, will also be on display.
Aimed primarily at the architectural lighting market, Pixi-Led is a self-contained LED luminaire.
There's thought to be a bit of influence from " pixie -led," a term used to mean "led astray by pixies, " as well.
BALTIMORE — You could sense the pixie dust had maybe reached its expiration date in the bottom of the eighth, when J.J. Hardy led off lacing a line drive into the right-field corner and cruised.
They will feature and premier new products, including new developments to their Pixi-Led range.
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