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McCartney

[muh-kairt-nee] /məˈkɛərt ni/
noun
1.
(Sir) (James) Paul, born 1942, English singer, songwriter, and bass guitarist for the Beatles.
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  • McCartney hastily swallowed the last of the biscuit and leaned forward.

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  • My dear Miss McCartney, what on earth can have made you imagine such a thing?

  • He paused, startled by the look on McCartney's face, for the latter had risen like an avenging angel, white and trembling.

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  • McCartney was on the same spot which he occupied in the first battle.

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  • The Victoria looked restful to McCartney, whose legs were always tired.

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British Dictionary definitions for McCartney

McCartney

/məˈkɑːtnɪ/
noun
1.
Sir Paul. born 1942, English rock musician and songwriter; member of the Beatles (1961–70); leader of Wings (1971–81). His recordings include Band on the Run (1973), "Mull of Kintyre" (1977), Flowers in the Dirt (1989), and Driving Rain (2001)
2.
his daughter, Stella. born 1971, British fashion designer.
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