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ree1

[ree] /ri/
noun
1.
reeve3 .

ree2

[ree, rey] /ri, reɪ/
verb (used with object), reed, reeing. British Dialect
1.
to sift (grain, peas, beans, etc.).
Origin of ree2
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < ?

Ree

[ree] /ri/
noun
1.
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  • It was so seldom that ree joked, and he spoke now in so droll a way, that Tom Fish laughed boisterously.

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
  • Dazed, but still conscious, ree sprang after him, shouting “Come on!”

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
  • Again ree shook his hand, then picked up his rule and walked rapidly away.

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
  • John exclaimed, and ree smiled to see how heated he had become.

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
  • He spoke to ree in an undertone as the canoe glided free of the beach.

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
  • It was sometime after midnight when ree was suddenly awakened.

    Far Past the Frontier James A. Braden
Related Abbreviations for ree

REE

rare earth element
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