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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An amended spelling of wholly.

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Examples

  • Since we raised the minimum wage back in 1996, by the way, it was President Clinton and a Republican Congress that raised the wage back than, its value of the increase has been holely erode.

    CNN Transcript Apr 28, 2004

  • His was a queer experience. he dug out his fortune amid the bars of the river and then went back to Seattle and married a daughter having three homely sisters, and his wife was twice as holely as them all. each year following for four years he returned to

    Black Beaver The Trapper

  • For by what stody myght be more holely or better socour mankynde than by suche doctrynes as he gaue.

    The Ship of Fools, Volume 1

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