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[kweyl] /kweɪl/
James Danforth ("Dan") born 1947, vice president of the U.S. 1989–93. Unabridged
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  • Dr. Quayle sat down on a swivel chair and swung round to face them.

    The Ball and The Cross G.K. Chesterton
  • To which she answers, 'Glory is going to make your name immortal, Mr. Quayle.'

    The Christian Hall Caine
  • "My sister is nothing if not altruistic, you'll find, Calmady," Mr. Quayle here put in in his most exquisitely amiable manner.

  • The play was the latest work of the Scandinavian dramatist, the actress was Glory Quayle.

    The Christian Hall Caine
  • Mrs. Quayle stuck to it that Narva was dangerous, probably a witch; Leighton was still in doubt as to her sanity.

    The Gilded Man Clifford Smyth
British Dictionary definitions for Quayle


Sir (John) Anthony. 1913–89, British actor and theatrical producer: director (1948–56) of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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