Leary

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Leary United States psychologist who experimented with psychoactive drugs (including LSD) and became a well-known advocate of their use (1920-1996)
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Usage

In literature:

He's kind of exclusive, Mr. Leary is.
"Torchy" by Sewell Ford
But there wasn't a Leary I didn't know all about.
"Torchy, Private Sec." by Sewell Ford
Miss Leary had the gray eyes and auburn hair which I have always assigned to the famous statue.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 100, February, 1866" by Various
As we proceeded we found that the nearest was our poor friend Leary.
"Dick Onslow" by W.H.G. Kingston
We mustn't fail Leary; he's put his trust in me.
"Blacksheep! Blacksheep!" by Meredith Nicholson
Yes, and back again, although on him, even as on Leary, old Shepperd looked with disapproving eye.
"Sonnie-Boy's People" by James B. Connolly
Captain Larry O'Leary, Monty, and Major O'Dell.
"The Cricket" by Marjorie Cooke
When Mr. Leary took cold he took it thoroughly and throughout his system.
"The Life of the Party" by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
Leary touched his cap, and in a few moments they were speeding up the Avenue.
"The Film of Fear" by Arnold Fredericks
Having lost a race to O'Leary on which a heavy wager depended, he was greatly mortified.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 20, August 1877" by Various
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In poetry:

For Capting Pink was a bashful man
And leary of talk as death,
So he easily saw that a crack in the jaw
Was better than wastin` `is breath.
"Captain Pink of the Peppermint" by Wallace Irwin
Jerry Rubin arrested! Beaten, jailed,
coccyx broken—
Leary out of action—"a public menace…
persons of tender years…immature
judgement…pyschiatric examination…"
i.e. Shut up or Else Loonybin or Slam
"Crossing Nation" by Allen Ginsberg

In news:

Kevin and Tracy Lindsay of Denton, Texas are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter Brittany Lindsay to Michael O' Leary , both of Denton, Texas.
Hill-Man, LB and Dennis Leary on the Set of 'Matchmakers'.
Dennis Leary was on the Hill-Man Morning Show today, and we coincidently came across this footage.
The Amazing Spider-Man's Denis Leary .
Loudmouth, and all around bad-ass Denis Leary is back with a new song for the summer.
This is "Kiss My Ass" from Denis Leary & The Enablers.
Someone like O' Leary needed in political arena.
FX Orders Denis Leary 's 'Bronx Warrants' to Pilot.
IRVING, Texas – How much does Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones like Ronald Leary .
Mal Leary 's Back – and Other Changes.
Capitol News Service's Mal Leary returned to action with a June 4 piece on taxing Internet sales.
The Dallas Cowboys agreed to terms Saturday night with Memphis guard Ronald Leary as an undrafted free agent.
Cowboys offensive line coach Bill Callahan attended a private workout for Leary in late March and came away impressed.
The key for Leary is his knee.
Denis Leary Stirs Outrage as Charlie Brown Converts to Islam (Video).
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In science:

In December 1994, Leary ignited firebombs on two Manhattan subway trains.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
Leary wanted to extort money from the Transit Authority.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
The author is grateful to Britta Nucinkis, Ian Leary and Guido Mislin for useful comments.
Survey on Classifying Spaces for Families of Subgroups
Leary and Nucinkis have constructed many very interesting examples of discrete groups some of which are listed below.
Survey on Classifying Spaces for Families of Subgroups
Theorem 8.11 has also been proved by Daniel Juan-Pineda and Ian Leary under the stronger condition that every infinite subgroup of G, which is not virtually cyclic, contains a non-abelian free subgroup.
Survey on Classifying Spaces for Families of Subgroups
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