Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of leer.

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Examples

  • We marched to Kells station that lies near the strand where the sea rushes in with wild waves to the land; and then you may say we had courage go leor when Kells station was taken by the boys of Filemore.

    Fenians of Cahirciveen

  • With its green and purple valleys, its songful woods go leor –

    The Four Winds of Eirinn

  • County Glare, where there is 'spree mor agus go leor ladies' ('a big spree and plenty of ladies ').

    The Aran Islands

  • I will have Stubb on the lookout for you over the far horizon. and i don't believe anyone has ever come back to take the crown. leor

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  • We're not sure who the faithful Stubb might be though .. leor

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  • Bhí ceol agus craic óiche dé sathairn, le roinnt amhránaíocht den scoth le Fintan Warfield, agus go leor eile, le iarracht den scoth ag David Collins ar Peigín Leitir Mór

    Ógra Shinn Féin

  • Tá sé seo ar cheann de go leor ionsaithe orthu siúd atá ar an phá is lú sa phobal.

    Irish Blogs

  • Joined: Wed Jun 04, 2003 5: 22 pm posted on Mon Apr 04, 2005 12: 43 pm leor wrote: i just got my order of Enzyte, and now i'm swingin hard and laughin easy jeffry55

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  • Joined: Thu Nov 18, 2004 10: 53 pm posted on Sun Apr 03, 2005 9: 05 pm leor wrote: i just got my order of Enzyte, and now i'm swingin hard and laughin easy jeffry55

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  • Gerbil Team Leader posted on Sun Apr 03, 2005 12: 32 pm leor wrote: i just got my order of Enzyte, and now i'm swingin hard and laughin easy posted on Sun Apr 03, 2005 3: 42 pm

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