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Clancy

[klan-see] /ˈklæn si/
noun
1.
Tom, 1947–2013, U.S. novelist.
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  • There are continual jests about the contrast between this Ulsterman's austerity and the conviviality of Colonel Clancy.

  • Dark as was the hall, he could see that Mr. Clancy's visage was stern.

    The Rich Little Poor Boy Eleanor Gates
  • It was Clancy's turn to color, and she did so magnificently.

    Find the Woman Arthur Somers Roche
  • Wynn knew that Clancy had spared him on his mother's account.

    Owen Clancy's Happy Trail Burt L. Standish
  • But rest yourself now, Mr. Clancy, ye'll be tired afther the drive.

    North, South and Over the Sea M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
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Clancy

/ˈklænsɪ/
noun
1.
Tom. born 1947, US novelist; his thrillers, many of which have been filmed, include The Hunt for Red October (1984), Clear and Present Danger (1989), Debt of Honour (1994) and Red Rabbit (2002)
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