Cecily


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Cäcilia

Cecily

[ˈsɪsɪlɪ] NCecilia
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
References in classic literature ?
"I'm getting tired," said Cecily, whose breath was coming rather quickly and whose pale cheeks had bloomed into scarlet.
"I think it would be nice," said Cecily timidly, "and none of us have any experience of being editors, any more than Bev, so that wouldn't matter."
"But," said Cecily timidly, "that will leave out Peter and the Story Girl and Sara Ray, just as if they didn't have a share in it.
"Oh!" Cecily threw a deprecating glance at the Story Girl and Felicity.
Felix will edit the jokes and the Information Bureau, and Cecily must be fashion editor.
"But," said Cecily, reproachfully, "haven't you anything for Sara Ray to do?
Nobody, except Cecily, ever did remember Sara Ray unless she was on the spot.
"I don't see how you ever had the face," said Felicity; and even Cecily looked as if she thought the Story Girl had gone rather far.
In the novel's main plot, Cecily breaks her engagement with Donald Mahon and elopes with George Farr, by whom she has been made pregnant.
Cecily Eastwood, from Stoke-on-Trent, who was being reunited with her grandparents today, suffered a broken leg and other injuries.
Miss Prism, Cecily Cardew's comically moralistic governess in Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, may take her name from a phrase in Dickens closely associated with a somewhat similar character.
The Kahns work as a team with design consultant Cecily O'Laughlin in order to best serve each customer.