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  1. Larrynoun

    A diminutive of Laurence and Lawrence. Popular as a male given name in the U.S. in the 1940s and the 1950s.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Larrynoun

    same as Lorry, or Lorrie


  1. Larry

    Terence "Larry" Parkes was a popular cartoonist from the United Kingdom. His work, consisting largely of single drawings featuring an absurdist view of normal life, was published in many magazines and newspapers, particularly Punch and Private Eye. The pen name under which he worked was apparently inspired by actor Larry Parks. Parkes's cartooning style was extremely minimalist. No speech bubbles or captions were used, and he often used a few lines to suggest the outline of some feature, such as an arm or a leg, preferring to concentrate on the main idea of the drawing. Especially in the early part of his career, when cartoonists were expected to produce polished work, he was frequently admonished by his editors to "fill in" his drawings before they would be published. As styles changed in the 1960s and 1970s, his more fluid, off-the-cuff style became his trademark. He was compared to Bill Tidy, both for his particular way of drawing people, and for the speed at which he could work. In later life, he drew a series of cartoons depicting his usual subjects as if they were sculptures by Rodin on display in a gallery. Instead of "Rodin's Thinker" or "Rodin's Kiss" his art-lovers saw sculptures such as "Rodin's Babysitter" and "Rodin's Cleaning Lady". He extended this into parodies of other works of art, such as the Supper at Emmaus, his version being "the presentation of the bill". He also did the cartoon sketches that were used on Carry On film titles, and in the late 1980s provided illustrations for W H Smith's own-label stationery packaging.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Larry

    lar′i, n. Same as Lorry.

Editors Contribution

  1. Larry

    larry: a large load or amount

    a larry of work

    Submitted by anonymous on April 19, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Larry in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Larry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Larry in a Sentence

  1. Michael Marshall:

    You can forgive, but you don't have to forget. I got a spot in my heart to forgive, but I got a spot in my heart that’s ready to come undone, too, i really looked up to Larry being able to forgive them. That takes strength – it does and connection with God.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    I think we'll use Larry at our next rally, he does better than I do.

  3. Steve King:

    But I can see how Barack Obama could take over Gun Owners of America, and let's hope Larry Pratt don't ever get tested and have to have Larry Pratt guns ready. donald Trump has Donald Trump golf clubs and Ted Cruz has Ted Cruz shotgun.

  4. Ezra Dolezal:

    I guarantee that she is not going to take a DNA test to prove that (Larry and Ruthanne Dolezal) are not her parents.

  5. Larry Hogan:

    I've said that this is a four-year battle for the soul of Republican Party. We've got another election coming up next year in 2022. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan know, I think it was a mistake. Liz Cheney is a solid conservative New York Republican... and to ostracize somebody, remove them from their leadership position, is crazy.

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