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Lloyd

 (loid), Harold Clayton 1893-1971.
American silent film actor noted for his death-defying stunts in such films as Safety Last (1923).

Lloyd

(lɔɪd)
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1. (Biography) Clive (Hubert). born 1944, West Indian (Guyanese) cricketer; played in 110 tests (1966–84), scoring 7,515 runs; captained the West Indies in 74 tests and to two World Cup wins (1975, 1979)
2. (Biography) Harold (Clayton). 1893–1971, US comic film actor
3. (Biography) Marie, real name Matilda Alice Victoria Wood. 1870–1922, English music-hall entertainer
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Noun1.Lloyd - United States comic actor in silent filmsLloyd - United States comic actor in silent films; he used physical danger as a source of comedy (1893-1971)
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First, there was Lloyd Inwood, tall, slender, and finely knit, nervous and dark.
Paul and Lloyd seemed born to rivalry with each other, and I to be peacemaker between them.
If Paul memorized one canto of "Marmion," Lloyd memorized two cantos, Paul came back with three, and Lloyd again with four, till each knew the whole poem by heart.
Lloyd Inwood, entering at the same time, elected to take the same course.
Lloyd met her first, but within twenty-four hours Paul saw to it that he also made her acquaintance.
In the evening Captain Lloyd, the Surveyor-general, so well known from his examination of the Isthmus of Panama, invited Mr.
Captain Lloyd took us to the Riviere Noire, which is several miles to the southward, that I might examine some rocks of elevated coral.
Billy Murphy, and Joe Lloyd, and all the survivors of the old guard, got around me and their arms around me.
Professor Lloyd Morgan gives the following definition of "instinctive behaviour":
Though this can only be decided by comparison with other members of the species, and thus exposes us to the need of comparison which we thought an objection to Professor Lloyd Morgan's definition.
Arrange to leave Waterloo by North German Lloyd special," he wired, "9.
I do not ask to set foot aboard a finer steamship than the Uhlan of the Norddeutscher Lloyd, to meet a kindlier gentleman than her commander, or better fellows than his officers.