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bur·ley

 (bûr′lē)
n. pl. bur·leys
A light-colored tobacco grown chiefly in Kentucky and used especially in making cigarettes.

[Probably from the name Burley.]

burley

(ˈbɜːlɪ)
n, vb
(Fishing) a variant spelling of berley

burley

(ˈbɜːlɪ)
n
(Plants) a light thin-leaved tobacco, grown esp in Kentucky
[C19: probably from the name Burley]

bur•ley

(ˈbɜr li)

n., pl. -leys. (often cap.)
an American tobacco with thin leaves and light color, grown esp. in Kentucky and nearby regions, used mostly in cigarettes.
[1880–85, Amer.]

burley


Past participle: burleyed
Gerund: burleying

Imperative
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Present
I burley
you burley
he/she/it burleys
we burley
you burley
they burley
Preterite
I burleyed
you burleyed
he/she/it burleyed
we burleyed
you burleyed
they burleyed
Present Continuous
I am burleying
you are burleying
he/she/it is burleying
we are burleying
you are burleying
they are burleying
Present Perfect
I have burleyed
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Past Continuous
I was burleying
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they were burleying
Past Perfect
I had burleyed
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Future
I will burley
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Future Perfect
I will have burleyed
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Future Continuous
I will be burleying
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been burleying
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been burleying
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he/she/it will have been burleying
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you will have been burleying
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been burleying
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you had been burleying
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Conditional
I would burley
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he/she/it would burley
we would burley
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Past Conditional
I would have burleyed
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There exist guns, according to Fulton, perfected in England by Philip Coles and Burley, in France by Furcy, and in Italy by Landi, which are furnished with a peculiar system of closing, which can fire under these conditions.
Yet, Wordsworth's "Laodamia," and the ode of "Dion," and some sonnets, have a certain noble music; and Scott will sometimes draw a stroke like the portrait of Lord Evandale given by Balfour of Burley. Thomas Carlyle, with his natural taste for what is manly and daring in character, has suffered no heroic trait in his favorites to drop from his biographical and historical pictures.
Sometimes, when much excited with his subject, he had an odd way - compounded of John Bunyan, and Balfour of Burley - of taking his great quarto Bible under his arm and pacing up and down the pulpit with it; looking steadily down, meantime, into the midst of the congregation.
So distrait was he and so random his answers, that the wood man took to whistling, and soon branched off upon the track to Burley, leaving Alleyne upon the main Christchurch road.
"I'm all at sea, what of you two burleys breaking my husband's arms, then seeing him home and holding a love-fest with him."
NewCold, based in The Netherlands, will build a $90 million, 25 million-cubic-foot cold storage warehouse in Burley to store frozen French fries for manufacturer McCain Foods, which itself is expanding right now, Burley City Administrator Mark Mitton said.<br />"It can be used for other frozen storage, too," Mitton said.<br />He added the 180,0000-square-foot, 140-foot tall sub-zero cold storage facility will have about 80 employees.<br />Gov.
A leadership transition is in the works at Burley, a family-owned Eugene company that designs and sells bike trailers, kids' bikes and jogging strollers.
Forty years of blacksmithing and shoeing horses had taken a toll on Bill Burley's body.
CRAIG Burley lobbed Scotland a World Cup lifeline in Bordeaux as our France 98 group went down to the wire.
The verdict on Aidan Burley, who was sacked as a ministerial aide when photographs emerged of the episode two years ago, was released because French prosecutors have concluded their investigation.
STAFFORDSHIRE MP Aidan Burley has insisted he intended to "mock the Nazis" - after it was confirmed he bought a Waffen SS costume for a friend to wear at a stag party.
Lois Burley PR Ltd and Rewired PR Ltd have come together under the Rewired Media Group to service the existing client base of both agencies.