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Doolittle

[doo-lit-l]
noun
  1. HildaH.D., 1886–1961, U.S. poet.
  2. James Harold,1896–1993, U.S. aviator and general.
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  • Solange knew something of De Launay and Doolittle now told her more.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • “There will be other opportunities for distinction,” said Mr. Doolittle, rather feebly.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • It seemed evident that Doolittle, while he had told something, had not told all.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • Doolittle had little trouble in guessing that this memory was a tender one.

    Louisiana Lou

    William West Winter

  • You are found not guilty of striking and assaulting Mr. Doolittle.

    The Pioneers

    James Fenimore Cooper


British Dictionary definitions for doolittle

Doolittle

noun
  1. Hilda. known as H.D. 1886–1961, US imagist poet and novelist, living in Europe
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