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Wheatley

[hweet-lee, weet-]
noun
  1. Phil·lis [fil-is] /ˈfɪl ɪs/, 1753?–84, American poet, born in Africa; probably Senegal.
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  • Captain Baker and Lieutenant Wheatley followed with a few more.

  • "Perhaps you could take my blood pressure, or something," Wheatley offered.

    An Ounce of Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse

  • Tell me, Mr. Wheatley, have you had an orthodiagram recently?

    An Ounce of Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse

  • "Now, there's nothing to be worried about, Mr. Wheatley," he said.

    An Ounce of Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse

  • There had been then sixteen votes for Wheatley, and but three for Lawrence.

    Art in England

    Dutton Cook