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[luhv-joi] /ˈlʌvˌdʒɔɪ/
Elijah P(arish) 1802–37, U.S. abolitionist and newspaper editor. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • One of them (Lovejoy) was actually killed by a mob in Illinois as late as 1837.

  • The Duncan and Lovejoy representatives in the theatre, the adherents of the bill here!

    Coniston, Complete Winston Churchill
  • As that part of the country was full of packs of gray wolves, now half-starved on account of the snow, Lovejoy was alarmed.

    Historic Adventures Rupert S. Holland
  • They ordered Lovejoy to go down-stairs, and when he resisted, struck him with their fists.

    Historic Adventures Rupert S. Holland
  • Lovejoy had married, and expected to make St. Louis his permanent home.

    Historic Adventures Rupert S. Holland
  • Mrs. Lovejoy heard the noise, and came running from her room.

    Historic Adventures Rupert S. Holland
  • Late at night, Secretary Lovejoy furnished a statement to the press.

    Homestead Arthur G. Burgoyne

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