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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Catch sight of. To suddenly see someone or something.

Usage examples (35)
  • En route to the ruined city, one would espy the ancient castle still in its grandeur.
  • We the brown skin espy,
  • Who, when they arriv'd and Robin espy'd,
  • And on his finger she espy a dazzling diamond ring. for more
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