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[ley-see] /ˈleɪ si/
a town in W Washington. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • When the carriage drove up, he was just by the gate of Ivydene—Lacey, hidden in the shrubberies, saw him there.

    The Great Miss Driver Anthony Hope
  • Both Woodfall and his wife were at home, and Lacey at once entered into the subject of Jim.

    Tom Gerrard Louis Becke
  • Lacey was excited and anxious, but he knew his father better than to put even the most veiled question to him in my presence.

    The Great Miss Driver Anthony Hope
  • "I think we could do another bottle, Aulain," said Lacey presently.

    Tom Gerrard Louis Becke
  • Yet young women in the twenties do not always scorn the attentions of boys, and Jenny had certainly not despised Lacey's.

    The Great Miss Driver Anthony Hope
Word Origin and History for Lacey


see lacy.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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