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[greer] /grɪər/
Germaine, born 1939, Australian feminist and writer.
a town in NW South Carolina.
a female given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Greer paused in his work to wave a hand, which was extremely sociable for him.

    The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling
  • Yes: I'll leave you for a little while, if you and Mr Greer will excuse me.

    Coming Home Edith Wharton
  • "That's the way Hartz & Greer's place was robbed," proceeded the girl.

    Motor Matt's Air Ship Stanley R. Matthews
  • "You shouted school of sharks to me yourself," defended Greer.

    The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling
  • Greer Started another rush, when Madden jumped in, put a hand on his shoulder.

    The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling
British Dictionary definitions for Greer


Germaine. born 1939, Australian writer, academic, and feminist. Her books include The Female Eunuch (1970), Sex and Destiny (1984), and The Whole Woman (1998)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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