Apays vs Aways - What's the difference?

apays | aways |


As a verb apays

is (apay).

As an adverb aways is

.

apays

English

Verb

(head)
  • (apay)

  • apay

    English

    Alternative forms

    * appay

    Verb

  • (archaic) To satisfy, please.
  • *, II.12:
  • *:It was a strange conceit, with our owne affliction to goe about to please and appay divine goodnesse.
  • ----

    aways

    English

    Adverb

    (head)
  • * {{quote-news, year=1870, date=October 8, author=Various, work=Punchinello Vol. 2 No. 28, title= citation
  • , passage=Seein' a platter of ice cream down the table aways , I got up onto my feet, and havin' a good long arm, reached for it. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1916, author=Elbert Hubbard, title=Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="And just down the hill aways another big man is buried. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1889, author=Annie French Hector, title=A Crooked Path, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="Still, the house can't run away, and I suppose will aways let for fifty or sixty pounds a year." }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1921, author=P. G. Wodehouse, title=The Indiscretions of Archie, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="I've aways wanted to go into the movies," he said. }}