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O'Casey

[oh-key-see] /oʊˈkeɪ si/
noun
1.
Sean
[shawn,, shahn] /ʃɔn,, ʃɑn/ (Show IPA),
1880–1964, Irish playwright.
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  • Mr. O'Casey smiled at the serious, eager young man before him.

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  • Peter wished that Mr. O'Casey would turn and nod, but no such miracle occurred.

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O'Casey

/əʊˈkeɪsɪ/
noun
1.
Sean (ʃɔːn). 1880–1964, Irish dramatist. His plays include Juno and the Paycock (1924) and The Plough and the Stars (1926), which are realistic pictures of Dublin slum life
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