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Definitions of stella

  1. United States minimalist painter ( born in 1936)
  2. In surg. a bandage so named because it makes a cross or star on the back. It is a roller applied so as to keep back the shoulders, and has been often employed in cases of fracture of the clavicle, sternum, and scapula.
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Usage examples for stella

  1. And now what has Stella got? – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Then, while Patches remained to watch further operations in the corral, the Dean went to the house to tell Stella all about it. – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  3. I stand committed to Stella. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. " Stella," he cried, but she only used her whip the more. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  5. The differences were only in degree, and the prime specimens were without doubt the two elder twins and Edgar, with like promise of little Bernard and Stella. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. The next moment she was on her way back to Stella. – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  7. " You might stick around and cheer Stella up a little. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  8. Mary Stella waved her hand gaily to the two men on the rocks. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  9. It was mighty kind of you to give us a hand to- day; it's been a big help to Stella and Kitty. – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  10. O Miss Stella,- dear, dear Miss Stella! – Killykinick by Mary T. Waggaman
  11. But the emotional Stella was over- developed, until it obstructed the growth of the reasoning Stella. – Our Nervous Friends Illustrating the Mastery of Nervousness by Robert S. Carroll
  12. All this time the daughter of Stella increased in years and stature, and we must add in goodness: a mild, soft- hearted girl, as yet with no decided character, but one who loved calmness and seemed little fitted for the circle in which she found herself. – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  13. " Work," he wrote Stella. – Our Nervous Friends Illustrating the Mastery of Nervousness by Robert S. Carroll
  14. Chicken Little's Victoria proved a great favorite, but Grace Dart's Stella was beautiful to see in her rose pink silk. – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  15. And so your name is Stella? – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli
  16. " Well, let's read part of the time, anyway," said Stella; " I do love to read or to be read to." – Marjorie's Vacation by Carolyn Wells
  17. " Oh," she exclaimed, " if you are really interested in Stella I'll put Mrs. Repton next to you to- night." – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  18. Priscilla and Stella had the large one. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  19. It really would be nice to be like Stella, even though one hadn't Madeline's dignity. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  20. " They'll have to fight here in self- defense," said Stella. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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