Joyce


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Joyce

 (jois), James Augustine Aloysius 1882-1941.
Irish writer whose literary innovations have had a profound influence on modern fiction. His works include Ulysses (1922) and Finnegans Wake (1939).

Joyc′e·an (joi′sē-ən) adj.

Joyce

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1. (Biography) James (Augustine Aloysius). 1882–1941, Irish novelist and short-story writer. He profoundly influenced the development of the modern novel by his use of complex narrative techniques, esp stream of consciousness and parody, and of compound and coined words. His works include the novels Ulysses (1922) and Finnegans Wake (1939) and the short stories Dubliners (1914)
2. (Biography) William, known as Lord Haw-Haw. 1906–46, British broadcaster of Nazi propaganda to Britain, who was executed for treason

Joyce

(dʒɔɪs)

n.
James (Augustine Aloysius), 1882–1941, Irish novelist and short-story writer.
Joyc′e•an, adj., n.
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One thing at a time," said the Sergeant, stopping me as I was about to send in search of Joyce.
The stable-boy came back, followed--very unwillingly, as it appeared to me-- by Joyce.
I can't account for it, sir," Joyce began; "and I am very sorry.
I am afraid, sir," says Joyce, beginning to tremble, "that I was perhaps a little TOO careful not to let her discover me.
If it is to be done in the way I propose, make your mind easy -- Wragge, inflated by Joyce, is the man to do it.
A sharp woman, my dear Magdalen; but Joyce and I together may prove a trifle too much for her.
Little Joyce," she murmured, when Marilla came in to see the baby.
Jim and I shall stick together in the meanwhile; you'll take Joyce and Hunter when you ride to Bristol, and from first to last, not one of us must breathe a word of what we've found.
Because they have but fulfilled the mission confided to them by Queen Henrietta and we have betrayed that confided to us by Mazarin; because, going hence as emissaries to Cromwell, we became partisans of King Charles; because, instead of helping cut off the royal head condemned by those fellows called Mazarin, Cromwell, Joyce, Bridge, Fairfax, etc.
Barnaby Joyce said he will step down on Monday as leader of the National party, the junior partner in Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's centre-right coalition, after resisting earlier calls to quit over the affair with his former media secretary, with whom he is expecting a child.
JOYCE Foster was one of those nominated to be Pampered with a Hamper this year.
James Joyce and the Philosophers at Finnegans Wake.