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How Do You Spell WHEY?

Correct spelling for the English word "whey" is [w_ˈeɪ], [wˈe͡ɪ], [wˈe‍ɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of WHEY is WHEYS

Definition of WHEY

  1. hw[=a], n. the watery part of milk, separated from the curd, esp. in making cheese.--adjs. WHEY'EY, WHEY'ISH, of whey: like whey.--n. WHEY'-FACE, a pale or white face, caused by fright.--adj. WHEY'-FACED.--ns. WHEY'ISHNESS; WHEY'-TUB. [A.S, hw['æ]g; Low Ger. wey.]

Anagrams of WHEY

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Usage Examples for WHEY

  1. When the curd is freed from the whey, kneaded and pressed to expel it entirely, it becomes cheese. - "The Book of Household Management" by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  2. However, this caution is proper, that whenever milk- pottage be given, the vinegar- whey is to be omitted for obvious reasons. - "On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment" by Honoré Bourguignon
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