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ply
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 9
1. A fold; a plait; a turn or twist, as of a cord.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To bend; to yield.
2. To act, go, or work diligently and steadily; especially, to do something by repeated actions; to go back and forth; as, a steamer plies between certain ports.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To bend.
2. To lay on closely, or in folds; to work upon steadily, or with repeated acts; to press upon; to urge importunately; as, to ply one with questions, with solicitations, or with drink.
3. To employ diligently; to use steadily.
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