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U-ey Line breaks: U-ey
Pronunciation: /ˈjuːi/

Definition of U-ey in English:

noun (plural U-eys)

A U-turn.
Example sentences
  • Backing up a ways, Bo pulled a U-ey and laughed as Dakota struggled for the seatbelt.
  • Then another police car makes a U-ey, then another.
  • Well, there are no U-eys allowed at that intersection… and I was too busy making the turn to read the sign.

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