Associations to the word «Mccarthy»

Wiktionary

MCCARTHY, proper noun. A surname​ of or origin.

Dictionary definition

MCCARTHY, noun. United States satirical novelist and literary critic (1912-1989).
MCCARTHY, noun. United States politician who unscrupulously accused many citizens of being Communists (1908-1957).

Wise words

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