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  • proper n. A female given name used in India, a spelling variant of Lila.


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  • Leela is a really crappy sponsor, but I think she's supposed to be ... but it still makes me yell that the TV.

    Day in the Life of an Idiot

  • Leela is a new line of women's athleisure clothing that launched in February.

    Boing Boing: July 23, 2006 - July 29, 2006 Archives

  • On the other hand, Leela (a Hindi word which means "The Play of Consciousness") is where our human experience comes into colorful form and being.

    The Full Feed from

  • Susan and I had long ago lost faith in Leela’s ability to find the way to her friend’s house, especially since she had only been there once and we had been traveling on these back roads for about 15 minutes.

    Archive 2006-06-01

  • Leela offered to drive another car down to help us get home, but we said we were okay (this whole conversation taking place as Susan and I look back into the back seat where Leela is sitting.

    A Drive in the Darkness

  • The Good Wife's rival investigators Kalinda and Blake go over the top, and down to their skivvies, in an interrogation-cum-seduction that ends when Blake calls her "Leela" and she floors him with a blow to the chest with her trusty bat.

    Matt's TV Week in Review

  • The Leela was a fantasy which he then decided to take a fantastical punt on, naming his hotels - collectively referred to as the Leela - after his wife.

    Evening Standard - Home

  • The Professor wasn't happy when he found out and came up with the idea of Leela wearing a shock collar to help control her anger.

    Epinions Recent Content for Home

  • And while Donna will bring some clarity to Kalinda's love life, there's also Blake, who has proven to be both a turn-on for and a threat — he knows about "Leela" — to Kalinda.

    The Good Wife's Archie Panjabi Revels in the Mystery of Kalinda

  • Briefly, I dated someone in NA (Narcotics Anonymous), and the resemblence between her and the woman who portrays "Leela" in season 2, Dexter's sponsor in NA, is rather ... haunting.

    Day in the Life of an Idiot


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