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Belloc

[bel-uh k, -ok] /ˈbɛl ək, -ɒk/
noun
1.
Hilaire
[hi-lair] /hɪˈlɛər/ (Show IPA),
1870–1953, English essayist, poet, and satirist, born in France.
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  • Besides, he's fatter than Belloc and he's a damned jiggery-pokery Papist too!

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine
  • As he said of Belloc, a true poet will never write to order—not even to his own order.

    Pipefuls

    Christopher Morley
  • If Belloc and Shaw are smaller men it is because they deal with smaller matters.

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton

    Patrick Braybrooke
  • But to all these Belloc entered like a man armed, and as with a clang of iron.

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • This was due, chiefly, to the diversity of Mr. Belloc's writings.

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • Can any full idea of Mr. Belloc, the man, be formed by reading his books?

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • This belief is supported by the undeniable fact that Mr. Belloc is an idealist.

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • We refer to Mr. Belloc's description of the appearance and character of Danton.

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • This is neither the place nor the time to enter into details of Mr. Belloc's life.

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
  • But who dare say that Mr. Belloc is not justified of his Fine Writing?

    Hilaire Belloc C. Creighton Mandell
British Dictionary definitions for Belloc

Belloc

/ˈbɛlɒk/
noun
1.
Hilaire (ˈhɪlɛə, hɪˈlɛə). 1870–1953, British poet, essayist, and historian, born in France, noted particularly for his verse for children in The Bad Child's Book of Beasts (1896) and Cautionary Tales (1907)
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