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Larry

[lar-ee] /ˈlær i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Lawrence, Laurence.
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  • Rose came forward into the firelight and made Kentucky sit again, and dropped to a seat on the floor in front of larrys couch.

    Grapes of wrath Boyd Cable
  • It was larrys turn to be in the limelight in the Brooklyns half of the fourth.

  • When he had finished the story of larrys untimely death, the girl looked straight at him.

    The Ranchman Charles Alden Seltzer
  • larrys got them going before they walk out there; and he knows it too, believe me!

    Peter Cotterell's Treasure Rupert Sargent Holland
  • An amused snicker from Bill was followed by larrys asking another question.

    Peter Cotterell's Treasure Rupert Sargent Holland
  • larrys visiting some of his college friends and will be home in time for the beach party, I think.

    Betty Lee, Senior Harriet Pyne Grove
  • But the mighty clout had sobered Miles somewhat, and the next two were out of larrys reach and went as balls.

  • She almost told Carolyn about larrys arranging with Marcella to be with her at supper that night of the party.

    Betty Lee, Senior Harriet Pyne Grove
  • One morning after leaving his mine on a trip to Nogel for supplies, he had passed close to the larrys Luck mine.

    The Ranchman Charles Alden Seltzer
  • But the two were too close for the point to be effective, and larrys hip and elbow turned the weapon aside.

    Grapes of wrath Boyd Cable
British Dictionary definitions for larrys

Larry

/ˈlærɪ/
noun
1.
(Brit & Austral, NZ, informal) happy as Larry, as happy as Larry, extremely happy
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
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Word Origin and History for larrys

Larry

masc. proper name, often a familiar form of Lawrence.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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