opry

[op-ree] Dialect.
noun, plural opries, adjective

Origin:
1910–15; Americanism

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opry
1914, U.S. dial. pronunciation of opera. Esp. in Grand Ole Opry, a radio broadcast of country music from Nashville, registered as a proprietary name 1950.
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The degree was presented to her on stage at the grand ole opry.
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