- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for vanessa
Through my wife [McCauley is married to singer/songwriter Vanessa Carlton].Deer Tick's John McCauley on Ten Years in Rock and Roll
January 2, 2015
Actually, Vanessa, my boyfriend, and I did a show in Chicago a few months before she got hired.How Aidy Bryant Stealthily Became Your Favorite ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star
October 31, 2014
Look no further than Vanessa Williams, the first African-American Miss America.There She Is! Deport the Miss America Pageant.
October 6, 2014
Vanessa Hudgens might have a campaign for Bongo, but blogger Elin Kling designed a collaboration for H&M.Tavi Gevinson: From Teen Fashion Queen to Broadway Star
July 12, 2014
Imagine how Vanessa feels, then, looking up from an even lower level on the sexual totem pole.Louis C.K. Apologizes to the ‘Fat Girls’
May 13, 2014
Vanessa has been picking these and she sent me back to fix em.
Then a clean-cut idea stabbed him like a stiletto: was this Vanessa or Iole?
Vanessa Lewis snatched a box from the bureau and hurled it at the second.History Repeats
George Oliver Smith
When Vanessa opened the packet, she found only her own letter to Stella.The Romance of Old New England Rooftrees
Mary Caroline Crawford
Stephen and Vanessa looked at each other and smiled approvingly.Too Old for Dolls
Anthony Mario Ludovici