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[ad-er-lee] /ˈæd ər li/
Julian ("Cannonball") 1928–75, American jazz saxophonist. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Adderley has told the King you are the only man capable to succeed him.

    The Fortunes Of Glencore Charles James Lever
  • By the bye tell me what are a Mr. Adderley and a Miss Adderley to her?

    Miss Eden's Letters Emily Eden
  • And poor Mr. Adderley could only beseech Mr. Sidney to take care of him.

    The Chaplet of Pearls Charlotte M. Yonge
  • I asked with curiosity, for I myself had often wondered what had become of Adderley.

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • The last thing I heard about Adderley was that he had disappeared.

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • She looked at Adderley as though she would gladly have slain him!

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • There was something furtive, secretive, about Adderley's entire mode of life.

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • Adderley put down the bowl and turned rapidly as I rose from my seat.

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • "Surely that is from Singapore," muttered Adderley, taking up the parcel.

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer
  • And if he were dead why was Adderley more afraid of him dead than he had been of him living?

    Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer

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