noun plural -leys or -lies
Word Origin for hooley
Examples from the Web for hooley
Hooley (Reagan): We had a public event at the airport when we landed.
Hooley: I remember [Reagan] telling a story on the flight—not a true story, he didn't mean for us to think it was true.
You can begin your theatrical career in the box-office of Hooley's Theater in Brooklyn.Charles Frohman: Manager and Man|Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Ruth marveled at the types Mr. Hooley had found in the village.Ruth Fielding Down East|Alice B. Emerson
I was present at an interview between him and senior-constable Hooley, who nearly rivalled the savage in lack of beauty.The Book of the Bush|George Dunderdale
The other girls cried out at this, but Mr. Hooley nodded understandingly.Ruth Fielding in the Great Northwest|Alice B. Emerson
The continuity was being studied by Mr. Hooley, the director; and the principals had been furnished with their detail.Ruth Fielding on the St. Lawrence|Alice B. Emerson