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Willie

[wil-ee] /ˈwɪl i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of William.
2.
a female given name.

Mosconi

[mo-skoh-nee] /mɒˈskoʊ ni/
noun
1.
William Joseph ("Willie") 1913–93, U.S. billiards and pool player.

Shoemaker

[shoo-mey-ker] /ˈʃuˌmeɪ kər/
noun
1.
William Lee ("Willie") 1931–2003, U.S. jockey.
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  • Willie was pale as death and looked straight before him with wide, staring eyes.

    Settling Day Nat Gould
  • He spoke to the chauffeur, but it was Willie Thornton who answered him.

    Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham
  • "Here is a lady, my child, who wants to see you," and she motioned Willie to come to her as she darted back into the hall.

  • "I'm afraid I must trouble you to get out, sir," said Willie.

    Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham
  • Shortly after breakfast, Willie John, the Seminole, arrived as he had promised.

British Dictionary definitions for Willie

shoemaker

/ˈʃuːˌmeɪkə/
noun
1.
a person who makes or repairs shoes or boots
Derived Forms
shoemaking, noun
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Word Origin and History for Willie

shoemaker

n.

late 14c. (mid-14c. as a surname), from shoe (n.) + maker.

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Slang definitions & phrases for Willie

willie

noun

  1. The penis; weenie •Adopted in US slang fairly recently: The notion that some small part of the cosmic order hung on our teenage willies was a heavy load for us young soldiers in St. Ignatius' Army of Christ/ The plethysmograph, basically a strain gauge wrapped around the willy, electronically registers the pulls and tugs of arousal and then draws them as jagged peaks and valleys on a line graph (1905+)
  2. Corn Willie

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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