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Wylie

[wahy-lee] /ˈwaɪ li/
noun
1.
Elinor (Elinor Morton Hoyt) 1885–1928, U.S. poet and novelist.
2.
Philip, 1902–71, U.S. novelist and critic.
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  • For twenty-three days more Eyre and his attendant Wylie pursued their way.

  • Then they ran a Mr. Wylie, who had been a Land Commissioner for this district.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • "No, sir; I knew better than that," replied Wylie, with well-assumed caution.

    The O'Donoghue Charles James Lever
  • Wylie, the sub-agent, the same he had treated so roughly when last they met.

    The O'Donoghue Charles James Lever
  • Fitton, fishin' while he waitin' for Wylie, catch a small shark.

    Plotting in Pirate Seas Francis Rolt-Wheeler

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