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Shriver

[shrahy-ver] /ˈʃraɪ vər/
noun
1.
(Robert) Sargent, Jr
[sahr-juh nt] /ˈsɑr dʒənt/ (Show IPA),
1915–2011, U.S. businessman and government official: first director of the U.S. Peace Corps, 1961–66.
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shriver

n.

"confessor," mid-14c., agent noun from shrive (v.).

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