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n.1.A friend.
References in classic literature ?
I don't think it's fair for some girls to have plenty of pretty things, and other girls nothing at all," added little Amy, with an injured sniff.
I don't believe any of you suffer as I do," cried Amy, "for you don't have to go to school with impertinent girls, who plague you if you don't know your lessons, and laugh at your dresses, and label your father if he isn't rich, and insult you when your nose isn't nice.
It's proper to use good words, and improve your vocabilary," returned Amy, with dignity.
A certain Amy Lawrence vanished out of his heart and left not even a memory of herself behind.
Of her daughters, the eldest, Amy, was rather little: naive, and child-like in face and manner, and piquant in form; her white muslin dress and blue sash became her well.
He was talking, at the moment, to Louisa and Amy Eshton.
Why, just before you came in Amy said they'd never had a quarrel in the whole of their married life.
He came back to town in September to let his partner go away, and Amy stayed on in the country.
No wonder that Amy Foster appeared to his eyes with the aureole of an angel of light.
Smith had re- fused to come downstairs till the madman was off the premises; Amy Foster, far from within the dark kitchen, watched through the open back door; and he obeyed the signs that were made to him to the best of his ability.
And you attend to him and look after him, Amy, a great deal more than ever your sister will.
This was to keep up the ceremony and pretence of his having no idea that Amy herself went out by the day to work.