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Beardsley

[beerdz-lee] /ˈbɪərdz li/
noun
1.
Aubrey Vincent, 1872–98, English illustrator.
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  • The collectorship may be said to have been Mr. Beardsley's profession.

  • Beardsley stood numbly for a moment, struggling against a welter of panic.

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  • Beardsley wanted to say, "Do you find the cause of the trouble, sir?"

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  • Beardsley, I'm glad you had the presence of mind to contact me.

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  • Beardsley kept pace beside him until they were across the room.

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  • It might have been fatal—but Beardsley had judged his man well.

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  • While they waited he gave Beardsley a look of puzzlement and new respect.

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Beardsley

/ˈbɪədzlɪ/
noun
1.
Aubrey (Vincent). 1872–98, English illustrator: noted for his stylized black-and-white illustrations, esp those for Oscar Wilde's Salome and Pope's Rape of the Lock
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