Pronunciation: (hwer'ē, wer'ē), [key]
—n., pl. -ries,
—v., -ried, -ry•ing.
1. a light rowboat for one person; skiff.
2. any of various barges, fishing vessels, etc., used locally in England.
to use, or transport in, a wherry.
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