How to use Billie in a sentence
In the 2019 documentary “Billie,” the late bassist Charles Mingus tells interviewer Linda Kuehl that Holiday “was fighting inequality before Martin Luther King.”Tragedy was part of Billie Holiday’s life. It doesn’t have to define it. | Bethonie Butler | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
A spokeswoman for Billie did not respond to a request for comment.A cautionary tale: What the FTC’s attempt to block P&G’s Billie acquisition means for CPG startups | Anna Hensel | December 11, 2020 | Digiday
In its press release, the FTC pointed to the fact that the proposed acquisition “halted Billie’s anticipated expansion into brick-and-mortar retail stores,” as one of the reasons why they believed it would hurt consumers.A cautionary tale: What the FTC’s attempt to block P&G’s Billie acquisition means for CPG startups | Anna Hensel | December 11, 2020 | Digiday
Women are leading global economic organizations, the FTC blocks P&G’s Billie acquisition, and Harvey Weinstein’s walls come tumbling down.The ‘triumph’ of dismantling Harvey Weinstein’s old company office | Claire Zillman, reporter | December 9, 2020 | Fortune
“We knew after that round of inspections that we had work to do, and we did it,” Billie, the facility’s vice president of operations, said in a statement.As pandemic raged and thousands died, government regulators cleared most nursing homes of infection-control violations | Debbie Cenziper, Joel Jacobs, Shawn Mulcahy | October 29, 2020 | Washington Post
I just did one [Geezer] with Billie Joe Armstrong from Green Day.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness | Marlow Stern | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
With the help of Billie Jean King, he is now enrolled at California State University in Los Angeles, where he lives.‘To Russia With Love’: Can Johnny Weir Save Russia’s Gays? | Kevin Fallon | October 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I said, “Billie Jean” and “Beat It,” and he said, “OK, that goes on next week.”Quincy Jones Talks Chicago’s Mean Streets, Why Kanye West Is No Michael Jackson, and Bieber | Marlow Stern | September 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Perhaps Billie Holiday survives if it wasn't for Jimmy Monroe.Billie Holiday, Barack Obama, and the Pain of Black Women | Joshua DuBois | June 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was a strange feeling, watching Billie Holiday, as black women revealed their pain.Billie Holiday, Barack Obama, and the Pain of Black Women | Joshua DuBois | June 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And Billie turned in the saddle to take a last look over the trail where the woman of the emerald eyes had passed in the night.
Kit turned a silencing frown on the philosopher of the skillet, but Billie went toward the guest with outstretching hands.
Billie, who was giving a short ration of water to the burro, called across to ask what Kit was laughing at in that hilarious way.
Jocasta followed Billie with her eyes, though she had not understood the English words between them.
Billie, much bewildered, turned to Kit as for help, but the slender hand of Doña Jocasta reached out pointing to the headlines.