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Haley

[hey-lee]
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noun
  1. Alex,1921–92, U.S. writer.
  2. William John CliftonBill, 1925–81, U.S. musician: rockabilly pioneer.
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  • "Captain Haley knows very well the falsehood of what he says," said our hero, calmly.

    Brave and Bold

    Horatio Alger

  • Don't consider my feelings, Captain Haley, but say what you have to say.

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    Horatio Alger

  • He was already a mile distant from the vessel when Captain Haley came on deck.

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    Horatio Alger

  • Captain Smith he found to be a very different man from Captain Haley.

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    Horatio Alger

  • He resolved to be as prudent as possible, and avoid, as far as he could, any altercation with Haley.

    Brave and Bold

    Horatio Alger


British Dictionary definitions for haley

Haley

noun
  1. Bill, full name William John Clifton Haley. 1925–81, US rock and roll singer, best known for his recording of "Rock Around the Clock" (1955)
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