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Wylie

[wahy-lee] /ˈwaɪ li/
noun
1.
Elinor (Elinor Morton Hoyt) 1885–1928, U.S. poet and novelist.
2.
Philip, 1902–71, U.S. novelist and critic.
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  • Fort Wylie and its neighbourhood were swept with shrapnel and almost silenced, but only for a moment.

  • For twenty-three days more Eyre and his attendant Wylie pursued their way.

  • It isn't like you, Mrs. Wylie, for I daresay you talk to him every day.'

    Peterkin Mary Louisa Molesworth
  • Then they ran a Mr. Wylie, who had been a Land Commissioner for this district.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • I live next door but one to Mrs. Wylie, and next door to the parrot.

    Peterkin Mary Louisa Molesworth

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