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Waite

[weyt]
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noun
  1. Morrison Rem·ick [rem-ik] /ˈrɛm ɪk/, 1816–88, U.S. jurist: chief justice of the U.S. 1874–88.
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Examples from the Web for waite

Historical Examples

  • Physically I am 98 found to be very good by measure and waite.

    Turn About Eleanor

    Ethel M. Kelley

  • But for the foole now, that should waite on me, And breake me jeasts.

  • I attend, and shall account it Honour to waite on your returne.

  • Waite swore audibly, his eyes never once deserting the girl's face.

    Keith of the Border

    Randall Parrish

  • Hawley had in some manner, then, got into communication with Waite, and was threatening him.

    Keith of the Border

    Randall Parrish


British Dictionary definitions for waite

Waite

noun
  1. Terry, full name Terence Hardy Waite. born 1939, British special envoy to the Archbishop of Canterbury, who negotiated the release of Western hostages held in the Middle East before being taken hostage himself (1987–91) in Lebanon
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