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lairy

[lair-ee] /ˈlɛər i/
adjective, lairier, lairiest. Australian Informal.
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a lair.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; apparently to be identified with British, especially Cockney slang lairy cunning, knowing, conceited, respelling (representing dial. pronunciation) of leery1
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British Dictionary definitions for lairy

lairy

/ˈlɛərɪ/
adjective lairier, lairiest
1.
gaudy or flashy
Word Origin
C20: from leery
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