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[foh-ger-tee] /ˈfoʊ gər ti/
Anne, 1919–80, U.S. fashion designer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Finally we caught sight of Fogarty galloping around the saloon tables and yelling like a Comanche Indian.

    A Ball Player's Career Adrian C. Anson
  • He was sent to replace Fogarty, who broke his leg, just about the time the other troops came.

    Under Fire Charles King
  • The whole thing, whirling one minute like the globe in Miss Fogarty's geography supply closet—the next minute, whamo!

    The Sloths of Kruvny Vern Fearing
  • Mr. Fogarty brought a gift with him, a half-pint of special whisky.

    Dubliners James Joyce
  • By the way, Fogarty, how long ago did you discover the body?

    With Links of Steel Nicholas Carter
  • Mr. Fogarty, sitting on a small area of the chair, was specially interested.

    Dubliners James Joyce
  • "As the poet says: Great minds are very near to madness," said Mr. Fogarty.

    Dubliners James Joyce
  • The children dislike Fogarty, and his barn is an eyesore to them.

    Stories of Invention Edward E. Hale
  • Dr. Fogarty withdrew, the other doctor motioned Merton to a chair on the opposite side of the table.

    The Disentanglers Andrew Lang
British Dictionary definitions for Fogarty


Carl (George). born 1965, British racing motorcyclist; Superbike world champion 1994, 1995, 1998, 1999
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for Fogarty

surname, from Old Irish fogartach "banished."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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