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Welty

[wel-tee] /ˈwɛl ti/
noun
1.
Eudora
[yoo-dawr-uh,, -dohr-uh] /yuˈdɔr ə,, -ˈdoʊr ə/ (Show IPA),
1909–2001, U.S. short-story writer and novelist.
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  • He borrowed money, made himself very agreeable to Welty, and also got himself introduced to the football player.

    Tales From Bohemia Robert Neilson Stephens
  • "Won't you go tonight; we will pay the way," insisted the persuasive Welty.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
  • Welty and Bate had been there before, so they needed no formal reception to cause them to make themselves at home.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
  • "You are a poor inveigler," said Welty to Monroe, facetiously.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
  • Now Barry cherished a deep-rooted grudge against Welty, all the more dangerous because Welty was unaware of it.

    Tales From Bohemia Robert Neilson Stephens
  • "There's going to be a strike on all the papers," replied Welty.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
  • Welty had been taken in the night before, his bruises had been anointed, and he had been provisioned for the journey.

  • "An extra levy has been made on the red-lighters," replied Welty.

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  • With this Welty expired, almost, over his good feelings that his promotion brought over him.

    Edith and John Franklin S. Farquhar
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Welty

/ˈwɛltɪ/
noun
1.
Eudora. 1909–2001, US novelist and short-story writer, noted for her depiction of life in the Mississippi delta. Her novels include Delta Wedding (1946) and The Optimist's Daughter (1972)
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