causey

noun
cau·sey | \ˈkȯ-zē \
plural causeys

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Causey cut through at least four fences with the wire cutters, Stirling said. Eric Levenson, CNN, "South Carolina inmate used drone, makeshift dummy to escape prison," 7 July 2017 Causey’s disappearance has people on edge just weeks after two inmates in neighboring Georgia killed their guards on a prison bus and escaped for two days before being caught in Tennessee. Meg Kinnard, The Seattle Times, "Reward offered as police investigate inmate’s 2nd escape," 6 July 2017 Escondido Charter, 25-22, 22-25, 25-15, 25-19. Kills: Corbeil (PR) 7, Bjornstad (PR) 6, Lee (PR) 3; Assists: Corbeil (PR) 41; Digs: Causey (PR) 24. Union-tribune, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Prep scoreboard: May 2 results; playoff schedule," 2 May 2017

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First Known Use of causey

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for causey

Middle English cauci, from Anglo-French causee, chaucee, from Medieval Latin calciata paved highway, probably from Latin calc-, calx limestone — more at chalk

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