Word Origin and History for roxy
cinema chain built by U.S. entertainment mogul Samuel L. "Roxy" Rothafel (1882-1936).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for roxy
Then Roxy took her place, and Heman bent over his bass-viol.
Then Roxy, her head enveloped in a shawl, appeared in her mother's place.
Here we found Roxy's brother, dubbed "Napoleon" by some white man.Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled
Emeline and Roxy walked inland, with their backs to the harbor.
Billy and Roxy were so free from the baleful power that selected her.