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Synonyms for Moore

United States composer of works noted for their use of the American vernacular (1893-1969)

English actor and comedian who appeared on television and in films (born in 1935)

English philosopher (1873-1958)

Irish poet who wrote nostalgic and patriotic verse (1779-1852)


United States poet noted for irony and wit (1887-1872)

British sculptor whose works are monumental organic forms (1898-1986)

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Moore asked him if it was not time that he and Jack were in the study for the morning recitations.
Moore made a rapid spring across the apartment; but the waste of energy was unnecessary, for when the boy heard him within the chamber and realized that he had been discovered he turned back as though to relinquish his planned adventure.
You see, Jerry Moore was one of these slow, simple fellers, and you could tell in a moment what a lot he thought of Gentleman.
You could tell without looking at her, just by the feel of the atmosphere when she was near, that she had as much snap and go in her as Jerry Moore hadn't, which was a good bit.
It was the Sunday after this that Jerry Moore announces to us, wriggling, that he had an engagement to take supper with Jane and her folks.
Why, Mr Moore," he begins, sort of soothing; when the small brother, who's been staring at Jerry, chips in.
Mr Moore," he yells, "what is the meaning of this extraordinary behaviour?
Mr Moore," says Pa Tuxton, dignified, "we'll leave you.
Don't stand there and tell me Jerry Moore did them things.
It has been the fashion of late days to deny Moore Imagination, while granting him Fancy--a distinction originating with Coleridge--than whom no man more fully comprehended the great powers of Moore.
I said I believed my uncle Abner Moore would take care of me, and so that was why I struck out for this town of Goshen.
Should legal action arise, however, Moore's attorney, Stephen Melchior, made clear that the chief justice is ready, telling reporters: "Judge Moore will defend his action with every ounce of strength he has to the highest court in the land.
As for comedian Steve Moore, he had an hour-long cable special in him, and it's a gem.
Moore, a regional leader in physical therapy and sports training, has signed a 9,600 s/f t lease at 37 Danbury Road in Wilton, CT, adding to Moore's regional network in lower Fairfield County.