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New York Mercantile Exchange. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • And then she says, 'If you pay a shilling we 'ill put your NYME down for work has an unskilled worker.' '

    Afterwards Ian Maclaren
  • Enery Steptoe is just a NYME they give me at the Horphanage.

    The Dust Flower Basil King
  • And therefore it is the best hound to hold and to NYME (seize) all manner of beasts and hold them fast.

    The Master of Game Second Duke of York, Edward
  • "Yes, gentlemen, my NYME is Handrew 'Awkins," interrupted that individual.

    The Voodoo Gold Trail Walter Walden
  • I have seen shell fishes sadly writing in large books at the bottom of a gloomy aquarium who could not ask me what was my "NYME."

    Last Words Stephen Crane
  • All at once they gave a shrill peal of laughter, and one of them cried, "Tell me what it is and I'll give it a NYME."

    The Christian Hall Caine
  • "'Awkins--that's as good a NYME as another," said Benito, essaying the cockney speech.

    Port O' Gold Louis John Stellman

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