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[til-dee] /ˈtɪl di/
[zawl-tahn] /ˈzɔl tɑn/ (Show IPA),
1889–1961, Hungarian statesman: premier 1945–46; president 1946–48. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • And Tildy was content to be the unwooed drudge if Aileen could receive the flattery and the homage.

    The Four Million

    O. Henry
  • Her spirits had been very low; but, somehow, Tildy had managed to revive them.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • “Please be quick, Tildy, and go,” said Maggie in a determined voice.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • Tildy shuddered, and said that Mrs. Ross should not say things of that sort.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • You see Mrs. Tildy Ann and grandmother were having such a long-way-back time, I had to dress up to match everything.

    What Two Children Did Charlotte E. Chittenden
  • Accordingly she sent for Tildy and told her what she expected her to do.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • One stout gentleman whom she and Tildy had privately christened "The Hog" presented her with a turquoise ring.

    The Four Million

    O. Henry
  • The girl, whose name was Agnes, stared for a minute at Tildy.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • Tildy presently brought up a meagre supper, of which the mother and daughter partook almost in silence.

    The School Queens L. T. Meade
  • That Tildy did nothing of the kind was proved to us all too soon.

    May Iverson's Career Elizabeth Jordan

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