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larry1

[lar-ee] /ˈlær i/
noun, plural larries.
1.
a hoe with a perforated blade for mixing mortar or plaster.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; of obscure origin

larry2

[lar-ee] /ˈlær i/
noun, plural larries.
1.

Larry

[lar-ee] /ˈlær i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Lawrence, Laurence.

Adler

[ad-ler; for 1–3 also ahd-ler] /ˈæd lər; for 1–3 also ˈɑd lər/
noun
1.
Alfred, 1870–1937, Austrian psychiatrist and psychologist.
2.
Cyrus, 1863–1940, U.S. religious leader and Jewish scholar.
3.
Felix, 1851–1933, U.S. educator, reformer, and writer.
4.
Kurt (Herbert) 1905–77, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in Austria.
5.
Lawrence Cecil ("Larry") 1914–2001, U.S. harmonica player.
6.
Mortimer (Jerome) 1902–91, U.S. philosopher, educator, and author.
7.
Peter Hermann, 1899–1990, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in Austria-Hungary.
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British Dictionary definitions for larry

Larry

/ˈlærɪ/
noun
1.
(Brit & Austral, NZ, informal) happy as Larry, as happy as Larry, extremely happy
Word Origin
of uncertain origin

Adler

/German ˈaːdlər/
noun
1.
(German) (ˈaːdlər). Alfred (ˈalfreːt). 1870–1937, Austrian psychiatrist, noted for his descriptions of overcompensation and inferiority feelings
2.
(ˈædlə). Larry, full name Lawrence Cecil Adler. 1914–2001, US harmonica player
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Word Origin and History for larry

Larry

masc. proper name, often a familiar form of Lawrence.

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larry in Medicine

Adler Ad·ler (äd'lər, ād'-), Alfred. 1870-1937.

Austrian psychiatrist. He rejected Sigmund Freud's emphasis on sexuality and theorized that neurotic behavior is an overcompensation for feelings of inferiority.

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