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Phillip

[fil-ip]
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noun
  1. a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for phillip

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  • During this time, we lived on King Phillip's corn, a large yellow kind.

  • Phillip Gayerson guided his partner through the laughing throng.

    Dross

    Henry Seton Merriman

  • I made a visit this afternoon with cousin Sally at Dr. Phillip's.

    Diary of Anna Green Winslow

    Anna Green Winslow

  • Phillip, you had the worst cold of your life when you took the vaccine.

    The Coffin Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse

  • "But we have to be sure," Phillip Dawson had cried cautiously.

    The Coffin Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse


British Dictionary definitions for phillip

Phillip

noun
  1. Arthur. 1738–1814, English naval commander; captain general of the First Fleet, which carried convicts from Portsmouth to Sydney Cove, Australia, where he founded New South Wales
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