- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for maxine
Most, like Rep. Maxine Waters, have denied wrongdoing entirely and forged ahead with their congressional duties.Voters Hate Seniors More Than Crooks; Can Thad Cochran Survive That?
June 24, 2014
Maxine reunites with her husband, Horst, and her pursuit of Ice crystallizes into something cohesive.Thomas Pynchon Meets His Match: The Internet
September 11, 2013
Just sit back, savor his zingy take on the Yupper West Side and the Internet (yes), and meet his detective heroine, Maxine Tarnow.Our Mega Fall 2013 Books Preview: 21 Must Reads
Lucas Wittmann, Jimmy So
September 5, 2013
One of those parties is still somewhat ideologically diverse, running from Maxine to Max (Waters to Baucus).A Stunning Number That Will Have No Impact
April 16, 2013
Democrats just elected Maxine Waters to the top Democratic spot on the House Financial Services committee.Maxine Waters to Become Senior Democrat on Financial Services
December 5, 2012
Maxine went to the new pressed-brick, many-windowed high school.
Maxine had been about twelve when Okoochee beckoned Sam Pardee.
The first thing Maxine said as they rode (in a taxi) to the hotel, was: "But the streets are paved!"
At this Maxine laughed a sharp little laugh that was almost a bark.
They used Maxine's powder and dropped it about on the tidy dresser and the floor.