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Connolly

[kon-l-ee]
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noun
  1. MaureenMaureen Catherine Connolly BrinkerLittle Mo, 1934–69, U.S. tennis player.
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Examples from the Web for connolly

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  • An' I scourin' the counthry all round about Connolly's farm lookin' for ye!

    Terry

    Rosa Mulholland

  • Only, if you would just tell me where Connolly's farm is perhaps I can get there if the fog would only go.

    Terry

    Rosa Mulholland

  • "I'll tell him all that he ought to know," says Mrs. Connolly.

    April's Lady

    Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

  • "Fegs 'twas that was the matther wid it," says Mrs. Connolly, with a beaming smile.

    April's Lady

    Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

  • "He's a dale o' talk," says Mrs. Connolly, the moment his back is turned.

    April's Lady

    Margaret Wolfe Hungerford


British Dictionary definitions for connolly

Connolly

noun
  1. Billy. born 1942, Scottish comedian, musician, and actor: his films include Mrs Brown (1997)
  2. Cyril (Vernon). 1903–74, British critic and writer, founder and editor of Horizon (1939–50): his books include Enemies of Promise (1938)
  3. James. 1868–1916, Irish labour leader: executed by the British for his part in the Easter Rising (1916)
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