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littery

[lit-uh-ree] /ˈlɪt ə ri/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or covered with litter; untidy.
Origin of littery
1795-1805
1795-1805; litter + -y1
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  • You see it sort of riled me—I warn't used to the ways of littery swells.

    Mark Twain's Speeches Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • I know them littery chaps, and, beleave me, I'd rather be a footman.

    Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush William Makepeace Thackeray
  • The absence of all littery coverings and dust, and the daily gatherings, secure them in what we may term perfect condition.

    Mushroom Culture W. Robinson
  • But the vices of the company went against the two littery men, and everybody excep them was for having up poor me.

    Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush William Makepeace Thackeray
  • I'm a bit older than you are, and p'r'aps I can give you a wrinkle or two, even about littery matters, though you mayn't think it.

    The Giant's Robe F. Anstey
  • He answered, 'The fourth littery man that has been here in twenty-four hours.

    Mark Twain's Speeches Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • If the bed is rather cold put a layer of clean, dry hay next the bed, and on top of this replace the littery covering.

    Mushrooms: how to grow them William Falconer

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