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The film will also star Pam Grier, Michael Richards (of Seinfeld), Peter Bogdanovich, and, he says, “hopefully Lucy Liu.”Tom Sizemore’s Revenge: On Tom Cruise’s Scientology Recruitment, Drugs, and Craving a Comeback|Marlow Stern|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Upon his return, she unpacked his bag and discovered love letters between him and her social secretary, Lucy Mercer.
In the midst of this rampage, I found myself talking with Lucy Big Lake.Native American Basketball Team in Wyoming Have Hoop Dreams Of Their Own|Robert Silverman|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lucy can control matter, and all the rules of existence are abolished.
When Lucy is demonstrating her power to the audience, it is through violence toward these (brown) men.
So this was Lucy's home—grey weather-beaten walls, an old wooden wheel, a cottage garden, and the rippling beck.Barbara Lynn|Emily J. Jenkinson
He was no less delighted to see the boys than Aunt Lucy had been, and the meal was a merry one.The Golden Boys and Their New Electric Cell|L. P. Wyman
Lucy's pathetic tones, which were fast degenerating into sobs, were agreeably interrupted.Love Me Little, Love Me Long|Charles Reade
But he had very strong feelings underneath his calm exterior, and the approach to Lucy's home gave him many thoughts.Sir Tom|Mrs. Oliphant
Lucy trembled a little as to what this announcement might be followed up by, in the way of special naughtiness.Hoodie|Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
British Dictionary definitions for lucy
Word Origin and History for lucy
fem. proper name, from French Lucie, from Latin Lucia, fem. of Lucius (see Lucian).
Culture definitions for lucy
Nickname for one of the most complete skeletons of an early ancestor of humans ever found. Discovered in Ethiopia by Don Johanson, Tim White, and Tom Gray, Lucy lived approximately three million years ago. She walked upright, and anthropologists estimate that she was about twenty years old when she died. Lucy is considered one of the great finds of anthropology.