Hillary

[hil-uh-ree]
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  • "I merely threw out the idea as it were tentatively," said Hillary mildly.

    The Prodigal Father

    J. Storer Clouston

  • "There is also another possibility," continued Hillary in his gentle voice.

    The Prodigal Father

    J. Storer Clouston

  • Hillary and Grace seemed to know most of these people by sight.

  • I've known some prolific writers, but none could grind it out like Hillary Hardy.

    The Mind Digger

    Winston Marks

  • At least I'm Hillary Hardy, and your girl just told me you'd see me.

    The Mind Digger

    Winston Marks


British Dictionary definitions for hillary

Hillary

noun
  1. Sir Edmund. 1919–2008, New Zealand explorer and mountaineer. He and his Sherpa guide, Tenzing Norgay, were the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest (1953); New Zealand ambassador to India (1984–89)
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