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Dave

[deyv]
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noun
  1. a male given name, form of David.
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Brubeck

[broo-bek]
noun
  1. David WarrenDave, 1920–2012, U.S. jazz pianist and composer.
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  • What under the sun do you s'pose Dave and Jont find to talk about?

    Meadow Grass

    Alice Brown

  • French Pete dies; Panamint dies; that there young Dave dies!

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • In the morning he consulted Dave and that young man shared his fears.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • They were clothes about like those worn by Sucatash and Dave Mackay.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • Which there are some that are that debased they even thrives on wood alcohol, Dave.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter


British Dictionary definitions for dave

Brubeck

noun
  1. Dave . 1920–2012, US modern jazz pianist and composer; formed his own quartet in 1951
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