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leal

(liːl)
adj
Scot loyal; faithful
[C13: from Old French leial, from Latin lēgālis legal; related to loyal]
ˈleally adv
lealty n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.leal - faithful and true; "leal to the core of her intrepid Scottish heart"- Harry Lauder
archaicism, archaism - the use of an archaic expression
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
loyal - steadfast in allegiance or duty; "loyal subjects"; "loyal friends stood by him"
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And so, in that derelict museum, upon the thick soft carpeting of dust, to Weena's huge delight, I solemnly performed a kind of composite dance, whistling THE LAND OF THE LEAL as cheerfully as I could.
He had not only settled it with himself in course of time, that he was errand-goer by appointment to the house at the corner (though he received such commissions not half a dozen times in a year, and then only as some servant's deputy), but also that he was one of the house's retainers and owed vassalage to it and was bound to leal and loyal interest in it.
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Peterborough MPP Jeff Leal was at the announcement, which took place at the Dynacast facility.
Overfishing from the 1980s to the 1990s almost decimated the sinarapan, prompting the local government to continuously impose a fishing ban, says Ronelo Leal, lake development officer.
Beclay y Miguel Angel Leal lanzan sus nuevas lineas de maquillaje para Cristian Lay.
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Police say they believe that "someone" is 30-year-old John Parker Leal of Eugene, who now faces a serious charge related to the attack.
The conditions at an immigration detention center in Hutto were too much to bear for Honduran Amalia Arteaga Leal, one of tens of thousands of Central Americans who fled their homeland since last year.
At 16, Leonardo Leal was nearly resigned to abandoning his college dreams and returning to his native Mexico, but today, at 22, he is about to get his diploma from Stanford University and has accepted a job with Shell Oil.
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