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noun as in lion

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Leo comes to nurture you because that’s what he’s learned from you.

As much as I want Leo to be a good kid, I also want him to grow into a good man.

As Anwar was trying to force his way back into the Honda by climbing on top of the girl in the driver’s seat, Leo said, the 13-year-old reached across from the passenger seat, turned on the ignition and “manipulated” the gear shift.

The vehicle lurched forward and accelerated down the block before crashing, Leo said.

Basing his testimony on witness statements and video recordings, Leo said that Anwar wound up standing outside his car, with the 15-year-old in the driver’s seat and the other girl in the front passenger seat.

As many West Wing fans have pointed out, the character of Leo McGarry died after Sorkin had already left the series.

Leo and Jorge might reasonably have assumed that the matter had been put to bed.

She saw herself as part of a larger tradition that includes Honore de Balzac, Leo Tolstoy, Marcel Proust, and Thomas Mann.

Leo wrote back right away and said the trip sounded fascinating and he would love to join.

For a moment of levity, Leo was challenged by David Beckham to do the ALS ice water bucket challenge.

Leo II, pope, died; an able and resolute pontiff; established the kiss of peace at the mass, and the use of holy water.

"Because we are never going to die," said the Girl and Leo together, still more loudly.

A woman came out of the doorway and stood behind them, and Leo saw in her face a look that he had sometimes seen in the Girl's.

Leo rose up with a very heavy heart, and he and the girl together went to and fro among men; their new fear of death behind them.

Leo stamped down the fire with his heel and the Girl flung the flower-wreaths out of sight, shuddering as she did so.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to leo, such as: cougar, wildcat, cat, griffin, lioness, and puma.

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