Definition for fred (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for fred
A passing off-duty school safety officer named Fred Lucas said that he had been told the man was a drug dealer.
Fred Logevall at Cornell won the Pulitzer Prize and is a diplomatic historian; he just started a book on Kennedy.
And Fred stuck in the card for me that said, “Live from New York…” and gave me a hug.How Aidy Bryant Stealthily Became Your Favorite ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star|Kevin Fallon|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You see, as far as passing the baton down, Michael used to look at Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, and James Brown.Quincy Jones Talks Chicago’s Mean Streets, Why Kanye West Is No Michael Jackson, and Bieber|Marlow Stern|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The news comes one month after Sam's sister Holly Branson confirmed that she is expecting twins with her husband Fred Andrews.
"A quarter of a mile further upstream there's an old wood-road," he went on, in answer to Fred's eager query.
"I didn't know Jim had any particular partiality for me," said Fred, but he felt kindlier toward the boy in spite of himself.The Calico Cat|Charles Miner Thompson
Fred found he could easily keep up with the small animal, and the miner chatted pleasantly until they came to New Strike.The Young Treasure Hunter|Frank V. Webster
"I'll write home at once," they heard Fred say, in a low voice.To Alaska for Gold|Edward Stratemeyer
It was a gruesome picture, for, even when he was invisible, it seemed to Fred he could see the gleam of those eyes fixed upon him.Two Boys in Wyoming|Edward S. Ellis
British Dictionary definitions for fred (1 of 2)
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for perry
British Dictionary definitions for fred (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for fred
surname attested from late 12c., literally "dweller by the pear tree."