Find the word definition


pron. (obsolete spelling of any English)


Anie, is a town in the Plateaux Region of Togo, about 26 km north of Atakpame

Usage examples of "anie".

Jeems was their body servant and, like the dogs, accompanied them every­where.

Scarlett recalled with contempt Melanie’s thin childish figure, her serious heart-shaped face that was plain almost to homeliness.

No, Ashley couldn’t be in love with Melanie, because — oh, she couldn’t be mistaken!

She had hoped against hope that something would keep Melanie Hamilton in At­lanta where she belonged, and the knowledge that even her father approved of her sweet quiet nature, so different from her own, forced her into the open.

I had it from John Wilkes this afternoon in the strictest confidence that Ashley’s to marry Miss Melanie.

Scarlett could not imagine her mother’s hands without her gold thimble or her rustling figure unaccompanied by the small negro girl whose sole function in life was to remove basting threads and carry the rosewood sewing box from room to room, as Ellen moved about the house superintending the cooking, the cleaning and the wholesale clothes-making for the planta­tion.

How could he be planning to marry Melanie when he really loved her, Scarlett?

And probably he thinks that if he can’t have me, he might as well please his family and marry Melanie.

No one would suspect that she had ever been downhearted because of Ashley and Melanie.

She wouldn’t overlook a man of marriageable age, from ginger-whiskered old Frank Kennedy, who was Suellen’s beau, on down to shy, quiet, blushing Charles Hamilton, Melanie’s brother.

They would swarm around her like bees around a hive, and cer­tainly Ashley would be drawn from Melanie to join the circle of her admirers.

It would never do to appear sedate and el­derly before Melanie’s sweet youthfulness.

It would never do to appear schoolgirlish beside Melanie’s poised self.

Of course, her brooch could be pinned over the spot, but perhaps Melanie had sharp eyes.

Perhaps this and her healthy enjoyment of walking and riding had turned him from her to the frail Melanie.