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[gree-lee] /ˈgri li/
Horace, 1811–72, U.S. journalist, editor, and political leader.
a city in N Colorado. Unabridged
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  • In August, Greeley decided on a retreat, intending to fall back on bases which were supposed to hold food stores.

    The Armed Forces Officer U. S. Department of Defense
  • The question was only of the size of the majority against Greeley.

    The Negro and the Nation George S. Merriam
  • That would include Greeley, strong in self-discipline but likewise brittle.

    The Armed Forces Officer U. S. Department of Defense
  • I came back to the office and went into Mr Greeley's room to bid him goodbye.

    Eben Holden Irving Bacheller
  • Greeley, as soon as a chance was given, asked his visitor how much he had lost by the failure.

British Dictionary definitions for Greeley


Horace. 1811–72, US journalist and political leader: founder (1841) and editor of the New York Tribune, which championed the abolition of slavery
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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