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Copley

[kop-lee]
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noun
  1. John Sin·gle·ton [sing-guh l-tuh n] /ˈsɪŋ gəl tən/, 1738–1815, U.S. painter.
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  • High and close to Copley's chin the ball whistled into Eliot's mitt.

  • Then he hurriedly related the story as told to him by Mr. Copley.

  • Copley was arrested on the 6th, and first examined on July 12.

    Raleigh

    Edmund Gosse

  • It takes a lot of pretty clothes to stay in a place like the Copley Plaza.

    Blue Bonnet in Boston

    Caroline E. Jacobs

  • Copley was an English boy, and he was about a year older than Rollo.

    Rollo in Rome

    Jacob Abbott


British Dictionary definitions for copley

Copley

noun
  1. John Singleton. 1738–1815, US painter
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