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Frye

[frahy] /fraɪ/
noun
1.
(Herman) Northrop, 1912–91, Canadian literary critic and educator.
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  • It has troubled me, said Herring, but helped me, to hear that Frye was a channel for that diabolism.

    The Religio-Medical Masquerade Frederick William Peabody
  • About the middle of the afternoon young Frye received a mortal wound.

  • When the officer comes we four will go at once to Frye's office.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Page was a little late at the office the next morning and Frye was there ahead of him.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Frye stroked his nose reflectively, stooping over as he did and watching his visitor with hawk-like eyes.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Then why in thunder did Frye tell me I had a good case, and take my money?

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Catherine (Denny) Frye, the elder daughter, was happily married in her girlhood and is the mother of a most interesting family.

    Blazing The Way Emily Inez Denny
  • In the end he decided to put the matter in Frye's hands and hope for the best.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • He felt tempted to tell Frank just what Frye had said, and what his opinion of him was, but wisely kept it to himself.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Frye was caught in a trap of his own setting and could not sleep nights.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn

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