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stonewall
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The Great Gatsby
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stonewall
Used in
The Great Gatsby
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  • From farther out on the Island came the Cheadles and the O. R. P. Schraeders, and the Stonewall Jackson Abrams of Georgia, and the Fishguards and the Ripley Snells.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • Nixon stonewalled the Watergate investigation.

  • I was being stonewalled by a corpse.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan`s Curse

  • She was lying in the center of a Persian rug thrown over the floor of a large stonewalled room.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Glass

  • Berger was aware that her objections were being systematically stonewalled by Flodin and Sellberg.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet`s Nest
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