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Delaney

[duh-ley-nee] /dəˈleɪ ni/
noun
1.
Shelagh [shee-luh] /ˈʃi lə/ (Show IPA), 1939–2011, English playwright.
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  • Sergeant Delaney, on entering the barracks, was put under arrest.

    Adventures and Recollections Bill o'th' Hoylus End
  • "I'll find it, Mrs. Delaney—but you must be patient," he mildly replied.

    They of the High Trails

    Hamlin Garland
  • After that Delaney never strayed from the proper trail again.

    The Boy Land Boomer Ralph Bonehill
  • "It's a stattoo we will put up fer him in Oklahomy," said Delaney.

    The Boy Land Boomer Ralph Bonehill
  • "Oi reckon thot's the trail," said Delaney, after an examination.

    The Boy Land Boomer Ralph Bonehill
  • If he visits anybody today—we ought to have an extra man with Delaney.

    The Winning Clue

    James Hay, Jr.
  • Anyway, he's gone now; and Delaney wants to know what he's to do.

    The Winning Clue

    James Hay, Jr.
  • Mr. Delaney found me a copy of The Mass; so I have been studying you before calling.

    The Message Alec John Dawson
  • He thought of Delaney and the buckskin and ground his teeth.

    The Octopus Frank Norris
  • Fight like—like you and Mr. Delaney that time with—oh, dear—with guns?

    The Octopus Frank Norris

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