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Tralee

[truh-lee] /trəˈli/
noun
1.
a city in and the county seat of Kerry, in the SW Republic of Ireland.
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  • At the sunrise-line on Tralee only a handful of people were awake.

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  • "Ay, but there's no law west of Tralee," Uncle Ulick retorted.

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  • That officer knew that something was coming out from Tralee.

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  • Notwithstanding which it was late in the afternoon when they approached the town of Tralee.

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  • What though his nose was red and his legs creaked, Tralee is no longer worth visiting, because Tim is not there.

  • The people of Tralee surrendered, but they didn't realize what they were getting into.

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  • He'd gone into exile with his uncle when that unhappily reasonable man let Tralee surrender rather than be bombed to depopulation.

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  • She loved inconsequent laughter, and never heard it at Tralee.

  • Out at Tralee there's as beautiful a little lady as you'd want to see.

  • He wanted an excuse to visit Tralee and see its mistress with his own eyes.

British Dictionary definitions for Tralee

Tralee

/trəˈliː/
noun
1.
a market town in SW Republic of Ireland, county town of Kerry, near Tralee Bay (an inlet of the Atlantic). Pop: 21 987 (2002)
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