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Maying \May"ing\, n. The celebrating of May Day. ``He met her once a-Maying.''


n. (context chiefly historical English) The celebrations traditionally held to celebrate May Day.

Usage examples of "maying".

It would be like dear old times of primrose hunting, blue-bell gathering, maying, and nutting down at Redcross before the cares and troubles of the world had taken hold of the girls.