How To Spell rye?

Correct spelling: rye

What is the definition of rye?

  1. A disease in a hawk.

What does the abbreviation rye mean?

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What are the usage examples for rye?

  1. On such occasions the whole family at Kvaerk would have to stay up during all the night and walk back and forth on either side of the wheat- fields, carrying a long rope between them and dragging it slowly over the heads of the rye to prevent the frost from settling; for as long as the ears could be kept in motion, they could not freeze. – Tales From Two Hemispheres by Hjalmar Hjorth Boysen
  2. In the villages I everywhere saw preparations for Sunday; and I passed by a little car loaded with rye that presented, for the pencil and heart, the sweetest picture of a harvest home I had ever beheld. – Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark by Mary Wollstonecraft