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[chah-merz, chal-] /ˈtʃɑ mərz, ˈtʃæl-/
Alexander, 1759–1834, Scottish biographer, editor, and journalist. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • It will be guessed that Mr. Chalmers Payne was in an irritable frame of mind.

  • And yet such is the true character of the Astronomical Sermons of Chalmers.

  • General Chalmers plunged into the ravine, and the order to retire did not reach him.

    From Fort Henry to Corinth Manning Ferguson Force
  • "You may let those men go, Chalmers," said Major Whiteley quietly.

    Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham
  • Major Whiteley leaned across to Mr. Chalmers, who sat beside him.

    Lady Bountiful George A. Birmingham
  • He was in the true sense what Chalmers used to call a man of wecht.

    Spare Hours John Brown
  • We think this head of Dr. Chalmers the artists greatest bust.

    Spare Hours John Brown
  • In his impetuosity, we find the rationale of much that is peculiar in the style of Dr. Chalmers.

    Spare Hours John Brown
  • Many of them were known to Chalmers as savages in feathers and war-paint.

    A Handful of Stars Frank W. Boreham
  • So far as I can see you have all the best of the bargain, Chalmers reassured him.

    The Making of Bobby Burnit George Randolph Chester

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