Definition By that name

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Definition

I don't know anybody by that name: That name is not familiar, I have no friends with that name
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I don't know anybody by the name of Chang: I don't know anybody called Chang
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Examples

  • "I'm sorry, but I don't know anyone by that name."
  • "Brian : Oh, well, while I have you on the line, a man by the name of Leonard Trotsker is sitting in the reception."
  • "Inside, the drug dealer shared a cell with a man by the name of Felix Delavigne."
  • "A luscious female monkey by the name of Belinda, volunteer for an anti-aging cream that is being tested in the laboratory."
  • "Their CEO is a guy by the name of Lee Wang."

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