Definition of rheumy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈro͞omē/


(Especially of the eyes) full of rheum; watery.
Example sentences
  • The old rheumy eyes swivel audibly away from the mushroom cloud of dust now settling near the fireplace.
  • It doesn't take much to put it all together; the rheumy eyes, the wrinkles, the unnatural emaciation, and that slight but unmistakable tremor in her hand.
  • They look relatively healthy - no bloated bellies or rheumy eyes - but after a few questions it emerges they have consumed only black tea in the past 48 hours.

Words that rhyme with rheumy

fumy, gloomy, plumy, roomie, roomy, spumy

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Syllabification: rheum·y

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