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noun as in cat

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noun as in feline

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Wherever they meet and work out — I’m hoping we have an offseason for the younger players — Tom doesn’t need it.

Tom was polite to a fault and was willing to answer any question about anyone.

For one, the cells that encode data for Tom’s ideas update to his perception of reality.

Some messages, according to the FBI, included, “Tom all legislators are down in the Tunnels 3floors down,” and “Go through back house chamber doors facing N left down hallway down steps.”

Tom is happy with this, but still wonders whether they are really reading it, or whether they are looking at it and leaving.

Tom Brady, the prettiest of pretty boys, leads the Patriots.

There, many minority parents supported Tom Torklarson, who favored the education reform agenda.

Tom Rust, a spokesman for the House Ethics Committee, declined to comment to The Daily Beast.

Retired Det. Tom Nerney, formerly of the NYPD Major Case Squad, investigated Shakur.

Tom Cotton credits Harvard as the place where he “discovered political philosophy as a way of life.”

Tom—I felt out of myself in a way—as though I'd escaped—into—into quite different conditions——'

The conflict in Tom's puzzled heart sharpened that evening into dreadful edges that cut him mercilessly whichever way he turned.

She gave details of the singular mood that had come upon her with the arrival of Tony, but Tom hardly heard her.

Then, inexplicably, he shifted to the other side that the old, the normal Tom presented generously to the new.

Tom lingered a few minutes, watching them pass along the verandah to the room beyond.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tom, such as: kitten, kitty, mouser, puss, pussycat, and tabby.

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