Harry

Definition of Harry

Har´ry   Pronunciation: ~rŷ
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Harried (-rĭd); p. pr. & vb. n. Harrying.]
1.To strip; to pillage; to lay waste; as, the Northmen came several times and harried the land.
To harry this beautiful region.
- W. Irving.
A red squirrel had harried the nest of a wood thrush.
- J. Burroughs.
2.To agitate; to worry; to harrow; to harass.
v. i.1.To make a predatory incursion; to plunder or lay waste.

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