from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Bible Philippians
- abbr. Philippines
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- proper n. Abbreviation of Philippians.
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Before I married my man I lived five years at Mrs. Robertson's, and she had a boy they called Phil.
Never one to turn down food, I jumped at the chance, and the above box was delivered earlier this week by a really friendly man in a van, called Phil.
I used to like him big time, right before Mistake '96, aka Phil.
H. von Helmholtz, Lecture On the interaction of natural forces, '' Königsberg, February 7 (1854), in Phil.
He received the degree of Dr.Phil. from the University of
"Hold on a minute," suggested the one they had called Phil.
And so, 'added Betty, who had almost talked herself out of breath,' and so, as Mr Phil. is out, gone as he always is upon a visit to they newcomers up at Castle, the 'Squire he ordered John to fetch our Orlando out of hand home to entertain all this grand company.'
I have no confidence in the predictive skills of that rodent called Phil.
Well, I have a M.A. in Phil., an M. Div., and a J.D. I guess that makes me a medium cup of shit served w/a kick of wailing and gnashing teeth, all by a waiter who swears that he and his client make the very best steaming bowl of shit on the planet.
Akroyd isn't so disconcerting as much as his friend, "Phil."
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