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Roswell

[roz-wel, -wuh l] /ˈrɒz wɛl, -wəl/
noun
1.
a city in SE New Mexico.
2.
a town in central Georgia.
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  • "Tip-top," said Dick, not at all disturbed by Roswell's manner.

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  • "I've got a place," said Roswell, in rather an important manner.

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  • "You needn't class me among your friends," said Roswell, superciliously.

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  • "Speak for yourself, if you please," said Roswell, haughtily.

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  • Besides he tried to get his cousin Roswell Crawford in, but he couldn't.

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  • "He's as bold as brass, and hasn't got any manners nor education," said Roswell.

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