[ad-lee, -ley, -lahy]
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for adlai
Russ told me, I remember, that he met Bacall during an Adlai Stevenson campaign.Lauren Bacall Was Deeply Liberal and Deeply Anti-Communist
August 13, 2014
A month before Kennedy was shot, Adlai Stevenson, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, was assaulted in Dallas.The Essential JFK Books
November 21, 2013
In one, Adlai Stevenson explains, like a displaced Mafia don, why he feels angry at JFK, whose career he helped to advance.The Man with the President’s Ear, Arthur Schlesinger Jr. and JFK
October 27, 2013
It was a culture nibbling on the genial jingoism of Norman Vincent Peale and being made somewhat uncomfortable by Adlai Stevenson.Why Elvis Presley Never Really Died
August 16, 2013
When John F. Kennedy ran against Adlai Stevenson for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1960, he did so as a hawk.We Need Liberals Now!
Leslie H. Gelb
October 28, 2011
He came out with an editorial about the incident with Adlai Stevenson and all those things.
At that moment, you knew nothing about the Adlai Stevenson incident, is that correct?
So Adlai Stevenson was down there in the latter part of October.