eire eire

Definition(s):

  • (n) a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921

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  • Received a note last week from the superb Terry Teachout, saying, "The National Book Award for non-fiction was given last night to Carlos Eire's Waiting for Snow in Havana, a memoir of Eire's childhood in Cuba that is passionately anti-Castro. Eire...
    on Nov 24, 2003 By: Terry Teachout Source: National Review Online

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infatuated infatuated
/ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd /