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Everett

[ev-er-it, ev-rit] /ˈɛv ər ɪt, ˈɛv rɪt/
noun
1.
Edward, 1794–1865, U.S. statesman, orator, and writer.
2.
a seaport in NW Washington on Puget Sound.
3.
a city in E Massachusetts, near Boston.
4.
a male given name.
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  • As soon as Everett had succeeded in wresting a promise from his sister, the tidings were conveyed to Fletcher.

    The Prime Minister Anthony Trollope
  • "I don't see how we can ask them, and do it naturally," said Dr. Everett.

    Ester Ried Yet Speaking Isabella Alden
  • Everett and his Telempathetic Gestalt have proved to be the equivalent of the world's largest survey sample.

    Telempathy Vance Simonds
  • Dr. Everett said again, a surge of indignation rushing over him.

    Ester Ried Yet Speaking Isabella Alden
  • Mrs. Everett had just recovered from a severe attack of rheumatic fever, contracted the spring before in Paris.

    The Philosopher's Joke Jerome K. Jerome

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