Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name.

Etymologies

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20th century variant of Patricia, probably borrowed from the French male given name Patrice.

Examples

  • We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone when no one else on the field of play heard the alleged conversation between the two players in a crowded Kop goalmouth while a corner-kick was about to be taken.

    Luis Suárez: Liverpool statement

  • We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone when no one else on the field – including Evra's own team-mates and all the match officials – heard the alleged conversation between two players in a crowded Kop goalmouth while a corner-kick was about to be taken," the statement said."

    Liverpool furious as Luis Suárez banned in Patrice Evra racism row

  • I think Liverpool have been drip-feeding a lot of stuff out in the last couple of weeks" Sir Alex Ferguson8 December "Nine weeks to reach a decision is a joke" Kenny Dalglish20 December "We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone.

    Luis Suárez: what they said

  • Sturm capitalized with his second man-advantage goal of the night, redirecting in Patrice Bergeron's shot for a 4-0 lead at 3: 44.

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  • Patrice is talking about covers - and she definitely has some stunning ones.

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  • Patrice is good news, and once she and Johnnie hook up, his prospects improve.

    Archive 2007-05-06

  • My mother had always liked the name Patrice, especially because it rhymed with my sister's name - Therese.

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  • "We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone when no one else on the field of play - including Evra's own Manchester United team-mates and all the match officials - heard the alleged conversation between the two players in a crowded Kop goalmouth while a corner kick was about to be taken."

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  • We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone when no one else on the field of play - including Evra's own Manchester United teammates and all the match officials - heard the alleged conversation between the two players in a crowded Kop goalmouth while a corner kick was about to be taken.

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  • "We find it extraordinary that Luis can be found guilty on the word of Patrice Evra alone when no-one else on the field of play - including Evra's own Manchester United team-mates and all the match officials - heard the alleged conversation between the two players in a crowded Kop goalmouth while a corner kick was about to be taken," continued the statement.

    Evening Standard - Home

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