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Higgins

[hig-inz] /ˈhɪg ɪnz/
noun
1.
George V. born 1939, U.S. novelist.
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  • And Mrs. Higgins had refused to tell him the whole truth; he was certain of that.

    Keziah Coffin Joseph C. Lincoln
  • This man Higgins, he went to work for her on her place, and pretty soon he married her.

    Cy Whittaker's Place Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Mis' Higgins is a meek, marciful old body, kind o' heart-broken at leavin' Parson Cushing and her meetin'.

    Poganuc People Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Mrs. Higgins, Ike's mother, was at the shanty and she did her best to soothe and quiet him.

    Keziah Coffin Joseph C. Lincoln
  • "You might clear things away, Higgins," she said, and went down the stairs.

    Love Stories Mary Roberts Rinehart
British Dictionary definitions for Higgins

Higgins

/ˈhɪɡɪnz/
noun
1.
Alex, known as Hurricane Higgins. 1949–2010, Northern Irish snooker player: world champion (1972, 1982)
2.
Jack, real name Harry Patterson. born 1929, British novelist; his thrillers include The Eagle Has Landed (1975), Confessional (1985), and Midnight Runner (2002)
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