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Definition of Sty

Sty
Sty Sty, n.; pl. Sties. [Written also stigh.] [AS. stigu, fr. st[=i]gan to rise; originally, probably, a place into which animals climbed or went up. [root]164. See Sty, v. i., and cf. Steward.] 1. A pen or inclosure for swine. 2. A place of bestial debauchery. To roll with pleasure in a sensual sty. --Milton.
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Sty Sty, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stied; p. pr. & vb. n. Stying.] To shut up in, or as in, a sty. --Shak.
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Sty Sty, v. i. [OE. stien, sti?en, AS. st[=i]gan to rise; akin to D. stijgen, OS. & OHG. st[=i]gan, G. steigen, Icel. st[=i]ga, Sw. stiga, Dan. stige, Goth. steigan, L. vestigium footstep, Gr. ? to walk, to go, Skr. stigh to mount. Cf. Distich, Stair steps, Stirrup, Sty a boil, a pen for swine, Vestige.] To soar; to ascend; to mount. See Stirrup. [Obs.] With bolder wing shall dare aloft to sty, To the last praises of this Faery Queene. --Spenser.

Meaning of Sty from wikipedia

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- Styal (/staɪl/, like style) is a village and civil parish in Cheshire, England; it is sited on the River Bollin. The village is located 2 miles (3.2 km)...
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- David Allen Ogden Stiers (/ˈstaɪ.ərz/ STY-ərz; October 31, 1942 – March 3, 2018) was an American actor and conductor. He appeared in numerous productions...
- 6, 1974[citation needed]), better known by his stage name stic.man and more recently as stic, is an American rapper, activist and author known for his...
- Max Ian Stier (born November 26, 1965) is an American attorney who serves as the president and CEO of the Partnership for Public Service. Stier is the...
- Pavel Štys (8 December 1933 – 24 August 2018) was a Czech entomologist who specialized mainly on the Heteroptera and a professor of zoology at the Charles...
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