lee lee  /ˈli/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States filmmaker whose works explore the richness of black culture in America (born in 1957)
  2. (n) United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)
  3. (n) United States actor who was an expert in kung fu and starred in martial arts films (1941-1973)
  4. (n) United States physicist (born in China) who collaborated with Yang Chen Ning in disproving the principle of conservation of parity (born in 1926)
  5. (n) leader of the American Revolution who proposed the resolution calling for independence of the American Colonies (1732-1794)
  6. (n) soldier of the American Revolution (1756-1818)
  7. (n) American general who led the Confederate Armies in the American Civil War (1807-1870)
  8. (n) the side of something that is sheltered from the wind
  9. (adj) towards the side away from the wind

Usage(s):

  • From sleepy colonial outpost to prosperous high-tech enclave, Singapore owes its rise to the stern, stubborn lawyer who virtually invented the place.

News

  1. Lee officials ask for more money for public safety, libraries

    Lee Sheriff Mike Scott said he supports an increase to the property tax rate to bring in more money for public safety.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News

  2. Lee County Supt. Dr. Joseph Burke reflects on past two years

    Lee County School Superintendent Dr. Joseph Burke is reflecting on the past two years, as he gets ready to retire from the district on Wednesday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WINK TV Southwest Florida

  3. Lee County Sheriff makes his budget pitch to commissioners

    Lee County commissioners this afternoon will consider increasing the sheriff's budget by $4.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The News-Press

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