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Tra·cy

 (trā′sē), Spencer 1900-1967.
American actor known for his film partnership with Katharine Hepburn and for his Academy Award-winning performances in Captains Courageous (1937) and Boys Town (1938).
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Tracy

(ˈtreɪsɪ)
n
(Biography) Spencer. 1900–67, US film actor. His films include The Power and the Glory (1933), Captains Courageous (1937) and Boys' Town (1938), for both of which he won Oscars, Adam's Rib (1949), and Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
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References in classic literature ?
'That the Corresponding Society of the Pickwick Club is therefore hereby constituted; and that Samuel Pickwick, Esq., G.C.M.P.C., Tracy Tupman, Esq., M.P.C., Augustus Snodgrass, Esq., M.P.C., and Nathaniel Winkle, Esq., M.P.C., are hereby nominated and appointed members of the same; and that they be requested to forward, from time to time, authenticated accounts of their journeys and investigations, of their observations of character and manners, and of the whole of their adventures, together with all tales and papers to which local scenery or associations may give rise, to the Pickwick Club, stationed in London.
Tracy Tupman--the too susceptible Tupman, who to the wisdom and experience of maturer years superadded the enthusiasm and ardour of a boy in the most interesting and pardonable of human weaknesses--love.
Tracy, Morville, Brito * loyal and daring subjects, your names, your
* Reginald Fitzurse, William de Tracy, Hugh de Morville,
"And while I'm on that, let me warn you about Alex Tracy, four miles north and a half mile east, on the west side of the road.
Comes old American stock, thirsting across the Great American Desert, mule-backing across the Isthmus, wind-jamming around the Horn, to write brief and forgotten names where ten thousand generations of wild Indians are equally forgotten--names like Halleck, Hastings, Swett, Tait, Denman, Tracy, Grimwood, Carlton, Temple.
Meg, as the eldest, was Samuel Pickwick, Jo, being of a literary turn, Augustus Snodgrass, Beth, because she was round and rosy, Tracy Tupman, and Amy, who was always trying to do what she couldn't, was Nathaniel Winkle.
Learning support assistant Tracy Close, of Kings Priory School, has been singled out for praise as her school is nominated for 'Champion School' in our Chronicle Champions Awards.
CORONATION Street fans were stunned by the return of former Weatherfield favourite Tracy Shaw at the British Soap Awards 2019.
Tracy's showing me his favorite video game: Saints Row 2, a deranged Grand Theft Auto clone from 2008 that promised on its release to "bring open world thug-driven action to the PS3." As a teen, Tracy spent many hours creating different avatars in the game.
Tracy and Billy grow closer Ryan is jealous and confronts Leon, but the whole episode leads to further embarrassment for all involved.
Tracy Beaker comes of age and steps up to her role and responsibilities as a mum...