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English definition of “fey”

fey

adjective     /feɪ/ literary often disapproving
mysterious and strange , or trying to appear like this: He dismissed her later poems as fey and frivolous .Strange, suspicious and unnaturalAffected and insincere feyness     /ˈfeɪ.nəs/ noun [U] Strange, suspicious and unnaturalAffected and insincere
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