- a male given name, form of Alexander.
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Examples from the Web for aleck
There were three of them that got across the river—a man and his wife and Aleck.
As I was opening the garden-gate—it was night—Aleck laid his hand on my shoulder.
Aleck looked at the driver, then at the Sheriff, and then at my father.
When Aleck Howell was excited, his grammar went to the four winds.The Boy Settlers
Perhaps he expected Aleck Douglas to introduce him, but he did not wait for the formality.Rim o' the World
B. M. Bower
Idioms and Phrases with aleck
see smart aleck.
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