CECIL


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to CECIL: Robert Cecil
AcronymDefinition
CECILCountdown's Electronic Calculator in Leeds (random number generator; Countdown; UK)
CECILCentre for European Comparative and International Law (University of Sheffield; UK)
CECILCommittee on Entertainment Capital, Investment, and Legislation (Georgia)
Copyright 1988-2018 AcronymFinder.com, All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
"Suppose Lucy marries Cecil, would she live in a flat, or in the country?"
Appearing thus late in the story, Cecil must be at once described.
"Oh, Cecil!" she exclaimed--"oh, Cecil, do tell me!"
"I say, Lucy!" called Cecil, for conversation seemed to flag.
Cecil watched them cross the terrace, and descend out of sight by the steps.
For Cecil considered the bone and the Maples' furniture separately; he did not realize that, taken together, they kindled the room into the life that he desired.
"Has he indeed?" said Cecil, trying to recover himself.
"I have no profession," said Cecil. "It is another example of my decadence.
"I meant," said Cecil stiffly, "that she is going to marry me."
Cecil, who naturally preferred congratulations to apologies, drew down his mouth at the corners.
"Grazie tante!" said Cecil, who did not like parsons.
"I don't profess to know the meaning of it," said Cecil Barker; "but I have seen the mark on Douglas many times this last ten years."