whilly

whilly

(ˈhwɪlɪ) ;

whillywha

(ˈhwɪlɪˌhwɔː) or

whillywhaw

vb (tr) , -lies, -lying or -lied
Scot to influence by flattery
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Going backwards we can produce 34 six-letter words: DUALLY, KNAGGY, KNARRY, KNOLLY, MEALLY, QUAGGY, QUARRY, SHAGGY, SHEAFY, SHELFY, SHELLY, SHERRY, SHOALY, SNAGGY, SNEERY, SNELLY, SNIFFY, SNUFFY, STAGGY, STARRY, STEELY, STILLY, STUFFY, STUGGY, THEALL, THEORY, WHALLY, WHEELY, WHERRY, WHIFFY, WHILLY, WHIRRY, WHOLLY, and WOOLLY.
Whilly Bermudez has stepped-up to the plate with his latest book entitled, “WB & The 10 Good Things.
Place Anti-social behaviour around Healaugh Park and the Whilly Flatts area is also a priority.
Front row: Stewart Whilly, Fred Grey, Bev Gretton, Unknown, Tommy Danks.
2 percent) in a career that began in 1987, Martinez had his best moments in 2004-05, when he rode the O'Neill-trained turf horse Whilly to a series of stakes victories.
Fallon had Powerscourt smartly out of the gate from his high draw and settled him off the pace as Whilly and Sweet Return made it a true test over a mile-and-a-quarter.
THE TIN MAN, now eight, won the Grade 2 San Marcos Stakes at Santa Anita on Sunday by a length from the former Jamie Osborne-trained Milk It Mick, with last year's winner Whilly another head back in third, writes Dan Farley.
Still racing at age 8, the gelding became one of Santa Anita's oldest stakes champions when he and jockey Victor Espinoza passed Whilly and Felipe Martinez entering the stretch to win the $150,000 San Marcos Handicap by a length Sunday.
Whilly, a 14-1 long shot ridden by Felipe Martinez, beat 15-1 outsider Leprechaun Kid by a head for second money but was disqualified to fifth by stewards John Hervuveaux, Kim Sawyer and George Slender for interference near the wire.
To underscore the theme, the day's other big races, the Grade 2 American Invitational Handicap and the Grade 3 Royal Heroine Invitational Handicap, were won by Irish-bred Whilly and British-bred Intercontinental respectively, the former by Sri Pekan and the latter by Danehill.
Three-year-old Splendid Blended challenges 4-year-old Andujar in the Vanity Handicap for fillies and mares; King of Happiness has to catch Whilly in the American Handicap on turf; McCann's Mojave is a 4-1 favorite in the tough Triple Bend Handicap sprint; and Grade I winners Mea Domina, Ticker Tape and Intercontinental go in the Grade III Royal Heroine for turf females.