how to pronounce ply

plaɪ

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“… time will ply to form a single galaxy …”

meanings of ply

verb:

  1. To persist in offering something to, especially for the purpose of inducement or persuasion.
  2. To travel over (a route) regularly.
  3. To press upon; to urge persistently.
  4. To work at (something) diligently.
  5. To work diligently.
  6. To manoeuvre a sailing vessel so that the direction of the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other; to work to windward, to beat, to tack.
  7. To wield or use (a tool, a weapon, etc.) steadily or vigorously.
  8. To bend; to fold; to mould; to adapt, to modify; to change (a person's) mind, to cause (a person) to submit.
  9. To bend, to flex; to be bent by something, to give way or yield (to a force, etc.).

noun:

  1. A layer of material.
  2. Short for plywood.
  3. A bent; a direction.
  4. A condition, a state.
  5. A strand that, twisted together with other strands, makes up rope or yarn.
  6. In two-player sequential games, a "half-turn" or a move made by one of the players.

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