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pixie US English

A supernatural being in folklore and children’s stories, typically portrayed as small and humanlike in form, with pointed ears and a pointed hat, and mischievous in character

pyxie US English

In full pyxie moss. A prostrate, mosslike evergreen shrub, Pyxidanthera barbulata (family Diapensiaceae), which bears numerous tiny white or pink flowers and is found in the pine barrens of New Jersey and the Carolinas.

pixie US Thesaurus

Loolah was a mischievous little pixie

pixie cap US English

= pixie hat.

pixie cup US English

US a white-flowered bulbous plant, Nothoscordum bivalve (family Amaryllidaceae), of the south-eastern United States (rare).

pixie cut US English

A woman’s short hairstyle in which the hair is cropped in layers, typically so as to create a slightly tousled effect

pixie hat US English

A child’s hat with a pointed crown

pixie-led US English

Led astray by pixies; lost; bewildered, confused.

pixie cape US English

A cape with an attached pixie hood.

pixie dust US English

A substance or influence with an apparently magical effect that brings great success or luck

pixie-path US English

A path which bewilders and leads astray anyone who follows it.

pixie ring US English

= fairy ring (also in extended use).

pixie stool US English

A mushroom or toadstool; specifically the chanterelle, Cantharellus cibarius.

pixie-hooded US English

Wearing or having a pixie hood.

pixie-leading US English

The action or fact of being led astray by pixies.

pixie-ridden US English

Plagued or possessed by pixies.

manic pixie dream girl US English

(Especially in film) a type of female character depicted as vivacious and appealingly quirky, whose main purpose within the narrative is to inspire a greater appreciation for life in a male protagonist

pixie hood in pixie hat US English

A child’s hat with a pointed crown