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[kahr-nee] /ˈkɑr ni/
a city in S Nebraska, on the Platte. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Like a man stunned almost to insensibility, Kearney crossed his hands before him, and sat gazing out vacantly before him.

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • Kearney needed not seeing the whole of it for recognition now.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid
  • In the course of the evening the patty was seen at nearly every bar and saloon in the neighbourhood of Market and Kearney streets.

    Vandover and the Brute Frank Norris
  • But before passing Kearney she managed to say something more to him.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid
  • Must get that Capel street library book renewed or they'll write to Kearney, my guarantor.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • Mine,” said Kearney, first to report, “are good for two lives.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid
  • Captain Kearney was quite satisfied with our conduct, and so was the admiral, when it was reported to him.

    Peter Simple Frederick Marryat
  • Rivas interrupted him, pulling Kearney back, and telling him to be ready with the pistols.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid

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