Annie Oakley

[ohk-lee]

Origin of Annie Oakley

allegedly so called because such tickets, punched to prevent resale, resembled the playing cards used as targets by Annie Oakley

Oakley

[ohk-lee]
noun
  1. AnniePhoebe Anne Oakley Mozee, 1860–1926, U.S. sharpshooter.
  2. Slang. Annie Oakley.
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British Dictionary definitions for annie oakley

Oakley

noun
  1. Annie, real name Phoebe Anne Oakley Mozee. 1860–1926, US markswoman
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