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Caldwell

[kawld-wel, -wuh l] /ˈkɔld wɛl, -wəl/
noun
1.
Erskine, 1903–1987, U.S. novelist.
2.
Sarah, 1924–2006, U.S. conductor and opera producer.
3.
a city in W Idaho.
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  • Caldwell retreated a few steps and then turned back angrily.

    The White Mice Richard Harding Davis
  • The irritation in the captain's voice seemed to increase Caldwell's agitation.

    The Sky Trap Frank Belknap Long
  • She and Mrs. Caldwell took a kindly interest in each other's affairs.

    The Beth Book Sarah Grand
  • Do you remember the first night Caldwell came to the Bar T ranch?

    The Free Range Francis William Sullivan
  • Beth sat up, and slapped Bernadine promptly; whereupon Mrs. Caldwell slapped Beth.

    The Beth Book Sarah Grand
  • Why did you give Caldwell five hundred in the first place, Larkin?

    The Free Range Francis William Sullivan
  • Mrs. Caldwell's own education had been of the most desultory character, but such as it was, she was content with it.

    The Beth Book Sarah Grand
British Dictionary definitions for Caldwell

Caldwell

/ˈkɔːldwɛl; -wəl/
noun
1.
Erskine (ˈɜːskɪn). 1903–87, US novelist whose works include Tobacco Road (1933)
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