[klar-is, kluh-rees; French kla-rees]
- a female given name, form of Clara.
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Examples from the Web for clarice
I read that Michelle Pfeiffer turned down Clarice Starling in Silence, is that true?Jonathan Demme on Gaza, Transphobia in ‘The Silence of the Lambs,’ and Meryl Streep as a Rock Star
July 25, 2014
Clarice would never have shared the awful screaming of the lambs to Dr. Lecter.Jodie Foster Blasts Kristen Stewart–Robert Pattinson Break-Up Spectacle
August 15, 2012
He wasn't returning from FBI target practice with Clarice Starling.Our Sweatpants Nightmare
January 17, 2010
Thou hast been too like a son to me, too like a brother to my poor Clarice.A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories
William D. Howells
Clarice wanted me to ask you to-day if you had any idea how much you are worth.
Clarice was evidently going on with her own line of thought.
"Say, I saw Clarice last night," he said in a confidential undertone.Jill the Reckless
P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse
At the end of an hour Buvat returned to ask news of Clarice.The Conspirators
Alexandre Dumas (Pere)