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When I was 16, the first book I ever actually purchased with my own money, in fact, and had read on my own time was 'Hunt for Red October' by Tom Clancy.
Max Brooks

Meaning of "Clancy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CLANCY

Clancy  [ˈklænsɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CLANCY

noun
adjective
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Clancy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CLANCY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Clancy

Clancy is an Irish name coming from the Gaelic Mac Fhlannchaidh. Notable people with the name include...

Definition of Clancy in the English dictionary

The definition of Clancy in the dictionary is Tom. born 1947, US novelist; his thrillers, many of which have been filmed, include The Hunt for Red October, Clear and Present Danger, Debt of Honour and Red Rabbit.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CLANCY


Anancy
əˈnænsɪ
Anansi
əˈnænsɪ
axinomancy
ækˈsɪnəʊˌmænsɪ
bibliomancy
ˈbɪblɪəʊˌmænsɪ
cartomancy
ˈkɑːtəˌmænsɪ
chiromancy
ˈkaɪrəˌmænsɪ
cleromancy
ˈklerəˌmænsɪ
coscinomancy
ˈkɒsɪnəʊˌmænsɪ
dactyliomancy
dækˈtɪlɪəˌmænsɪ
fancy
ˈfænsɪ
geomancy
ˈdʒiːəʊˌmænsɪ
hieromancy
ˈhaɪərəˌmænsɪ
nancy
ˈnænsɪ
necromancy
ˈnɛkrəʊˌmænsɪ
omphalomancy
ˈɒmfələʊˌmænsɪ
oneiromancy
əʊˈnaɪərəʊˌmænsɪ
pyromancy
ˈpaɪrəʊˌmænsɪ
spodomancy
ˈspɒdəˌmænsɪ
theomancy
ˈθiːəʊmænsɪ
zoomancy
ˈzəʊəˌmænsɪ

WORDS THAT END LIKE CLANCY

accountancy
conservancy
consultancy
discrepancy
expectancy
infancy
jubilancy
life expectancy
occupancy
petulancy
postulancy
pregnancy
redundancy
relevancy
repellancy
sibilancy
stimulancy
tenancy
undulancy
vacancy

Synonyms and antonyms of Clancy in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Clancy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CLANCY

Find out the translation of Clancy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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克兰西
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Clancy
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Clancy
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क्लेंसी
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كلانسي
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Клэнси
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Clancy
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ক্ল্যান্সি
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Clancy
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クランシー
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클랜시
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Clancy
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Clancy
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கிளான்சி
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क्लॅन्सी
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Кленсі
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Clancy
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Trends of use of Clancy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CLANCY»

The term «Clancy» is quite widely used and occupies the 25.134 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CLANCY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Clancy

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2 QUOTES WITH «CLANCY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Clancy.
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Max Brooks
When I was 16, the first book I ever actually purchased with my own money, in fact, and had read on my own time was 'Hunt for Red October' by Tom Clancy.
2
Amy Childs
Abbey Clancy is incredible. I saw a picture of her in a white suit recently, and she looked amazing. Victoria Beckham always looks classy, and I like Coleen Rooney's style too.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CLANCY»

Discover the use of Clancy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Clancy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Command Authority
The #1 New York Times-bestselling author and master of the modern day thriller returns with his All-Star team.
Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney, 2013
2
Executive Orders
Jack Ryan has become President of the United States-and finds himself surrounded by enemies both inside the White House and around the world.
Tom Clancy, 1997
3
Without Remorse
John Kelly, an ordinary man, crosses the lines of justice and morality and becomes the legendary Mr. Clark of the CIA, a man of ruthless and brilliant cunning, whose merciless work during an all-out war game is done with complete human ...
Tom Clancy, 1994
4
Red Storm Rising
When Moslem fundamentalists destroy a key Soviet oil complex, the Russians initiate a plan of diplomatic trickery for their seizure of Persian Gulf oil
Tom Clancy, 1987
5
SSN: A Strategy Guide to Submarine Warfare
The "forgotten Clancy novel," SSN is a complete submarine warfare novel with maps, photos, and a special interview with Tom Clancy and former submarine commander Doug Littlejohns
Tom Clancy, 2000
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Clear and Present Danger
Tom Clancy's new thriller is based on America's war on drugs . . . and the covert -- and shocking -- U. S. response.
Tom Clancy, 1990
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Debt of Honor
Yamata's motivation lies in his desire to pay off a Debt of Honor to his parents and to the country he feels is responsible for their deaths—America. All he needs is a catalyst to set his plan in motion.
Tom Clancy, 1995
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Threat Vector
For Jack Ryan, Jr., and his comrades at the covert organization known as The Campus, the fight against America’s enemies is never over.
Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney, 2012
9
Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth
Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth is the first in a series of delightful middle-grade mysteries. Sassy Fancy Nancy is now a detective.
Jane O'Connor, 2012
10
Rainbow Six
This is Clancy at his best--and there is none better.
Tom Clancy, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CLANCY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Clancy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tom Clancy's The Division Release Date on XBox One and …
Here's the latest on 'Tom Clancy's The Division' release date, news, and ... With the twice-delayed released of 'Tom Clancy's The Division' fans ... «Crossmap, Jul 15»
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Tom Clancy may have been ahead of his time...
Tom Clancy wrote the book in the mid-80's and was then contacted by the CIA regarding where he obtained the information for his book from. «Knrs, Jul 15»
3
BJ Clancy's hit by armed robbery
MENASHA – Police are looking for two men in connection with an armed robbery Sunday night at BJ Clancy's bar and restaurant, 1822 Midway ... «Appleton Post Crescent, Jul 15»
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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege Opens 4-Part Tour Competition …
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege (Credit: Ubisoft) Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege comes out on October 13 this year for the PS4, Xbox One, ... «Venture Capital Post, Jul 15»
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Secret Service director's mission: Fix the agency
And it won't happen again," Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy said in an interview with CNN. A 27-year veteran Secret Service agent who ... «CNN, Jul 15»
6
Debts pile up as company director can't be found
The group still maintains a website but its phone number is unanswered and Clancy does not answer his cellphone. The company's office in ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
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GALLERY Willie Clancy Summer School
Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy, which began in 1973, is a week-long summer school in traditional music and set dance held each year. «The Clare Herald, Jul 15»
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Clancy new TBV executive officer
Former government racing advisor Patrick Clancy has been appointed executive officer of Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria. Clancy, who served ... «Racing.com, Jul 15»
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Tom Clancy's The Division: Awesome New Gameplay News About …
What kind of a member will you be on the release date of Tom Clancy's The Division? Are you going to be the traitor that we saw in this year's ... «moviepilot.com, Jul 15»
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Celebrities like Abbey Clancy with incredible post-baby figures …
Known for her lithe figure, it wasn't much of a surprise when Abbey was back to her old self soon after having her first child, Sophia Ruby, with ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»

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