Definition of Bly, Nellie in English:

Bly, Nellie

Syllabification: Bly, Nellie
Pronunciation: /blī
 
/
( 1867–1922), US journalist and social reformer; pseudonym of Elizabeth Jane Cochrane. As a reporter for the Pittsburgh Dispatch, she wrote about child labor and unsafe working conditions in factories.

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