As nouns the difference between pogy and posy
is that pogy
is menhaden (fish
) while posy
is a flower; a bouquet; a nosegay.
* Pogy'' is often confused with ''porgy
, and therefore incorrectly applied to various fishes.
A flower; a bouquet; a nosegay.
Mr. Pratt's Patients
, passage='Twas early June, the new grass was flourishing everywheres, the posies
in the yard—peonies and such—in full bloom, the sun was shining, and the water of the bay was blue, with light green streaks where the shoal showed.}}
A motto inscribed inside a ring.
* 1602 : , act III scene 2
- Is this a prologue or the posy of a ring?