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  • proper n. A diminutive of the male given name Frederick.

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Examples

  • CHARLES ROBINSON, FREDDIE ROBINSON'S BROTHER: By the time my grandmother ran to the window to tell Freddie to stop, they were gone.

    CNN Transcript May 6, 2007

  • After I’d been in the WWE for a little while, good old Tracy came up as well, working under the name Freddie Joe Floyd.

    Are We There Yet?

  • The failure of the Democratic House and Senate to take heed to the Republican warning regarding the Free Credit at Fannie and Freddie is what has delivered us to this economic point of disaster.

    Obama, GOP trade barbs in health care fight

  • O'Neill was also the author of 13 novels set in and around the area she grew up, from her most recent second world war-set Secrets of the Heart, in which 16-year-old Freddie is conducting a secret relationship with a girl from the local Chinese community, to Sins of the Fathers, about East End crime family the O'Donnells.

    East End chronicler Gilda O'Neill dies

  • Freddie is due to disclose the amounts to be paid to its top executives by the end of April, according to a spokesperson for the company.

    This is just too good to be true

  • The request cames just four days after Fannie's twin Freddie Mac also asked for a handout - to the tune of $10.6 billion - after posting an $8 billion quarterly loss.

    Fannie asks for another $8.4 billion

  • The nationwide fee for loans in Freddie Mac's survey averaged 0.7 a point for 30-year, 15-year and 1-year mortgages.

    Rates unchanged on 30-year mortgages, staying at 4.37%

  • The nationwide fee for loans in Freddie Mac's survey averaged 0.8 a point for 30-year mortgages.

    Interest rates fall back to record low

  • The nationwide fee for loans in Freddie Mac's survey averaged 0.8 a point for 30-year and 1-year mortgages.

    Mortgage rates fall to another record low

  • In plain language (something that eludes many government officials), the agency that regulates Fannie and Freddie is asking the mortgage servicers to double-check the foreclosure paperwork and review their procedures to assure everything is in compliance with the law.

    Want to fix the mortgage mess? Companies must recognize individual problems.

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