Jeremy


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Jeremy

[ˈdʒerɪmɪ] NJeremías
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Jeremy Fisher; he lived in a little damp house amongst the buttercups at the edge of a pond.
Jeremy liked getting his feet wet; nobody ever scolded him, and he never caught a cold!
Though Jeremy Bentham's skeleton, which hangs for candelabra in the library of one of his executors, correctly conveys the idea of a burly-browed utilitarian old gentleman, with all Jeremy's other leading personal characteristics; yet nothing of this kind could be inferred from any leviathan's articulated bones.
She had Jeremy Taylor's thought that some time in the future those who had known her would say: "It is the--th, the day that poor Tess Durbeyfield died"; and there would be nothing singular to their minds in the statement.
There's Jeremy Taylor's 'Holy Living and Dying' among
Tulliver felt somehow a familiarity with that great writer, because his name was Jeremy); "and there's a lot more of 'em,--sermons mostly, I think,--but they've all got the same covers, and I thought they were all o' one sample, as you may say.
Dorothea knew many passages of Pascal's Pensees and of Jeremy Taylor by heart; and to her the destinies of mankind, seen by the light of Christianity, made the solicitudes of feminine fashion appear an occupation for Bedlam.
"Ask for Pompey from Jeremy Dixon, Trinity College.
Jeremy Dixon, and then I have no doubt that our luck will turn.
Saint Jeremy! how different from that tone with which he used to ask me for another slice of the haunch!
Near it lay that bulky volume, the Ductor Dubitantium of Jeremy Taylor, full of cases of conscience, and in which most men, possessed of a conscience, may find something applicable to their purpose.
Rover too;--you might get up Rover while you were about it, and Cassio, and Jeremy Diddler.