Welly

Welly may refer to:

  • Wellington boot, protective boot popularized by the first Duke of Wellington.
  • Welly (toy company) manufacturer of toy cars
  • A nickname for the city of Wellington, New Zealand, and:
    • Wellington Phoenix FC, professional football club based in Wellington, New Zealand, and participating in the Australian A-League
  • Welly Rub, a side effect of continued wearing of wellington boot. Usually results in scarring around mid calf area of leg, and can also appear in conjunction with severe pain in arch area of foot. Most severe cases seen after continual wearing, e.g. at weekend music festivals, such as Reading. Symptoms enhanced when wrong size of Wellington Boot worn.
  • Welly (Software), a terminal application on Mac OS X, often used for browsing terminal BBS.

Other articles related to "welly":

Wellie Wanging - Techniques
... There are four main techniques for ensuring good welly propulsion One handed – This is a commonly used technique, where the competitor uses a single hand to propel his or her welly ... Double handed – This is often used where there is a particularly large welly, so that both hands can fit securely around the boot ... the legs – This is where the competitor throws the welly from between their legs, facing towards the target and bending the legs slightly to accommodate the swing ...
Welly (toy Company)
... Welly Die Casting Factory Limited is a manufacturer of die-cast toy cars and has been in the scale model business since 1979 ... At the beginning of the 1980s, Welly mainly produced die-cast toy cars roughly 3 inches in length (approx ... Welly currently manufactures a wide range of scales for its customers, namely 118, 124, 132, 138, 143, 160 187 ...
List Of British Words Not Widely Used In The United States - W
... welly (informal) effort (e.g ... Give it some welly" to mean "put a bit of effort into an attempt to do something" US elbow grease (also UK), oomph) also the singular of "wellies", for Wellington ...