[shel-duh n, -dn]
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for sheldon
Both Sheldon Leonard, who created the show, and Robert Culp, who was his co-star, were socially conscious.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters
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Sheldon becomes a professor, but no students sign up for his class because his reputation as being insufferable precedes him.It’s OK to Like ‘The Big Bang Theory’
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Sheldon Adelson is expected to be the single largest giver to those committees so his role is very important.Casino Tycoon Sheldon Adelson Takes $100 Million Gamble on GOP Senate
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More will be raised from a smaller number of contributors—maybe as few as 40,000 (about the number of Americans named “Sheldon”).Originalists Making It Up Again: McCutcheon and ‘Corruption’
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That is unless you happen to be billionaire Sheldon Adelson.Chris Christie Dares to Speak the Truth About Palestinians
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Among the others who suffered greatly by the disaster was Mr. Sheldon.Cleveland Past and Present
"There isn't any question of long runs," said Sheldon, gravely.
"You stay where you are for another two days," commanded Sheldon.
In the hall at the foot of the stairs Doctor Sheldon was waiting.
"I don't know whether you will or not," broke in Sheldon, Senior, frankly.The Vagrant Duke