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Delany

[duh-ley-nee]
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noun
  1. Martin Robinson,1812–85, U.S. physician, army officer, and political reformer: leader of the black nationalist movement.
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Historical Examples

  • Mrs. Delany "was all raptures," and thought it "excessively fine."

    Handel

    Edward J. Dent

  • Then you are no gardener, replied Mr. Delany, and so refused to buy him.

  • Did this man, Delany, die suddenly after quitting the Society?

    The Crack of Doom

    Robert Cromie

  • It could not have been done in the way of business, although Delany pretended that it was.

    The Crack of Doom

    Robert Cromie

  • I could go to Woking and find out something about the man Delany.

    The Crack of Doom

    Robert Cromie