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or Gussy

[guhs-ee] /ˈgʌs i/
a female given name, form of Augusta. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Gussie looked up in astonishment, then dropped her eyes for very shame.

    Miss Dexie Stanford Eveleth
  • Just as I got there Gussie emerged from its depths with a triumphant face.

  • It was evident that Gussie was striking something of a new note in Market Snodsbury scholastic circles.

    Right Ho, Jeeves P. G. Wodehouse
  • "Oh, thank you; it's of no consequence," Gussie said, making a gesture of refusal.

    A Sheaf of Corn Mary E. Mann
  • She had repeatedly hinted that Dexie was "already spoken for," but the hint was not acted on in the way Gussie expected.

    Miss Dexie Stanford Eveleth
  • "Gussie will be furious when he comes back and finds you gone," she said.

    A Sheaf of Corn Mary E. Mann
  • At the beginning of the address, Gussie had subsided into a sort of daydream, with his mouth hanging open.

    Right Ho, Jeeves P. G. Wodehouse
  • Was it possible that one of the children was sick and Gussie had not told him?

    The Lilac Lady Ruth Alberta Brown
  • All that Gussie needs is the elder-brotherly advice of a seasoned man of the world.

    Right Ho, Jeeves P. G. Wodehouse

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