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noun as in fairy

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Apparently, they wanted us to believe the troops were pixies from Mars.

Lovering: I can say in drumming, when the Pixies began, it was (makes rapid machine-gun drum sounds).

The most influential band of the late 80s, the Pixies broke up before they made it big.

The Pixies were the most influential rock band of the late 80s and very early 90s.

And David Bowie claimed the Pixies made “just about the most compelling music of the entire 80s.”

But to see these—why, it is like the shepherd's glimpse at the pixies!

I told Julian about pixies and nixies, and he laughingly said that it needed the eye of faith to see them.

He told us that he was a Leprechaun (male), but that in a ruined fort near us dwelt the Pixies.

But es for them Pixies—w'at's the use uv sech critters, anyhow?

Such concord, fellowship, and communion we may never hold with Pixies.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pixies, such as: leprechaun, gremlin, puck, elf, brownie, and imp.

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