lea lea  /ˈli/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a unit of length of thread or yarn
  2. (n) a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestock

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Albert Lea, Minn, is a clean, wide-avenued lakeside city of 12,000, a hundred miles south of Minneapolis, smack in the middle of the rich northern dairyland.
  2. To clear the Lower Lea Valley, the LDA had to pay $1.

News

  1. Lea County Organization Asking Community Members to Donate Fans For Families Battling The Summer Heat

    The heat is on and now one Lea County organization needs your help to cool things off. The United Way 211 is asking for the community to donate fans for families battling the summer heat.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: News West 9 Midland

  2. Albert Lea Park Open after Cleanup

    ALBERT LEA, MN — After being closed down due to storm damage, an Albert Lea Park is back open to the public. Bancroft Bay Park was closed because of the May snowstorm damage.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KIMT Mason City

  3. Lea Michele "Nervous" About Album Debut

    Get ready for Lea Michele's debut album. "We have the album pretty much locked," the Glee star told me at Chrysalis' Butterfly Ball. "Everything is being mastered...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: E! Online

Quotes

  1. "When he started singing, we were sitting in the back of the bus. When he stopped singing we were flying Lear (nyse: LEA - news - people ) jets," Sharpton told about 300 mourners during a private funeral service for Brown at Carpentersville...
    on Dec 29, 2006 By: Al Sharpton Source: Forbes

  2. "I had two players from Tennessee on that team in Lea Henry and Cindy Noble," Summitt said. "And I yelled at them constantly because I knew I could and they could take it. One day, we were walking back from our practice gym and Kay said, very...
    on Jan 24, 2009 By: Pat Summitt Source: ESPN

  3. "Whether you're in New York or California," Buettner said, "I think you can look at Albert Lea and the experiences here and say, 'These are people who look like me, feel like me and confront a lot of the same issues.'"
    on Jan 18, 2009 By: Dan Buettner Source: West Central Tribune

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