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[duhg-luh s] /ˈdʌg ləs/
Frederick, 1817–95, U.S. ex-slave, abolitionist, and orator.
a male given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • And it was this elemental simplicity of taste which made Douglass the conquering hero that he was.

    The Light of the Star Hamlin Garland
  • "That's the right way," said old Mrs. Douglass to her approvingly.

    Love at Paddington W. Pett Ridge
  • The account of the conference, given by Douglass, is singularly interesting.

  • Old Mrs. Douglass turned in her chair and patted the girl's hand.

    Love at Paddington W. Pett Ridge
  • Douglass tentatively placed his hand in the side pocket of his reefer.

    The Song of the Wolf Frank Mayer

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