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[chahr-lee] /ˈtʃɑr li/
noun, plural Charleys. Military Slang. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Have you any living that Charley Merton could hold with his own?

    Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • "Charley, boy, I am innocent," he breathed in the boy's ear.

    The Channings Mrs. Henry Wood
  • And Charley, unlucky Charley, had managed to get into hot water with the college school.

    The Channings Mrs. Henry Wood
  • We'll pay out Miss Charley in some way, but it shan't be by beating him.

    The Channings Mrs. Henry Wood
  • "It's Charley Channing that's the donkey; not me," cried Tod, fiercely.

    The Channings Mrs. Henry Wood
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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