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English definition of “fey”

fey

adjective uk   /feɪ/ literary often disapproving us  
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
noun [U] uk   /ˈfeɪ.nəs/ us  
Strange, suspicious and unnaturalAffected and insincere
(Definition of fey from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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