What is another word for Nelly?

141 synonyms found


[ nˈɛli], [ nˈɛli], [ n_ˈɛ_l_i]

How to use "Nelly" in context?

The late, great Nelly Furtado, the talented Portuguese-Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer, died on Saturday morning, March 25th at the age of 55 after a long and successful career in music. Born in Rocinha,razil on July 30th, 1969, Furtado started her musical career as a backing vocalist with the Portuguese pop band Menudo, before releasing her first solo album in 1993. Her breakthrough came in 1998 with the release of the hit single "Copacabana," which topped the charts in over 20 countries and won her a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.

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    • n.
      Antarctic giant petrel,northern giant petrel,southern giant fulmar,southern giant petrel.

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