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Digby

[dig-bee]
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noun
  1. Sir Kenelm,1603–65, English writer, naval commander, and diplomat.
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Historical Examples

  • I used to make my brother Digby laugh by telling about your aprons.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • My brother Digby has no sport in him, and he is much bigger than me, besides.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • He dislikes it to be shown—to strangers: the other is a Digby.

  • Don't flush up, Digby; I 'm not going to say one word that could hurt you.

    That Boy Of Norcott's

    Charles James Lever

  • I will make it myself, for my own boy,—for you are mine, Digby.

    That Boy Of Norcott's

    Charles James Lever