Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An unincorporated community of southeast Pennsylvania, a residential and manufacturing suburb of Philadelphia. Population: 79,400.

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Examples

  • Fifteen people were apprehended and charged with retail theft and conspiracy to commit robbery, according to a spokesman for police department in Upper Darby, Pa.

    'Flash Robs' Vex Retailers

  • Magolon, 27, of Upper Darby, claims the May 2008 encounter left her with post-traumatic stress in the form of nightmares, digestive problems and other permanent injuries.

    Donald Duck's Alleged Groping Victim Gets Day In Court

  • And it was before they had to leave their beloved rowhouse in Upper Darby, Pa., where they had lived for 67 years, for a continuing-care facility just a few miles away from their family in Silver Spring.

    Md. couple celebrates 80th Valentine's Day together

  • They took the stage, and greeted guest Nadin Khoury, 13, of Upper Darby, Pa., with an Eagles No.

    NFL Players Make Emotional Surprise Visit For Bully Victim

  • Harry Danner's office was just off 69th street in Upper Darby.

    Carole Mallory: Gwyneth Paltrow Brings Country Home

  • That prude/lewd split personality had already been defined during her adolescence in Upper Darby, a suburb of Philadelphia, where, Fey says, she had “a dash of high-school bitchy,” as one of her S.N.L. skits described Palin.

    What Tina Fey Wants

  • SESTAK: No -- and the person who's sitting, as you and I speak, in Landmark (ph) Diner, in Upper Darby, Delaware County of my district, I think, would say the same thing.

    CNN Transcript May 3, 2009

  • Unlike most of DiBenedetto's prey, who were commonly dumb crooks who'd jump bail and go back to Mama's house in North Carolina or Upper Darby, Einhorn was a sophisticated traveler, a more-than-worthy opponent.

    Getting Away With It

  • ROBERTS: This is from Andi in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, who writes, "Can credit card companies garnish wages?"

    CNN Transcript Jul 4, 2008

  • One of the best shows I ever saw was the Legion Of Mary at the Benjamin (beenjamm'in mon: -) Franklin Tower Theater in Upper Darby, outside of Philly.deadsongs. vue.77

    The WELL: Franklin's Tower

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