[ ad-er-lee ]
/ ˈæd ər li /
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Words nearby Adderley
addend, addenda, addendum, adder, Adderall, Adderley, adder's-meat, adder's-mouth, adder's-tongue, add fuel to the fire, addict
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How to use Adderley in a sentence
Mr. Twining,—Adderley Twining, sir; that's the man can just win what and when and how he pleases.
And with this damnatory estimate of the light-hearted, easy-natured Adderley Twining, Grog banged the door and departed.
By the bye tell me what are a Mr. Adderley and a Miss Adderley to her?Miss Eden's Letters|Emily Eden
I accompanied Adderley to his chambers, which were within a stone's throw of the spot where I had met him.
A significant discovery, however, was made some days after the recovery of Adderley's body.