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Clifton

[klif-tuh n] /ˈklɪf tən/
noun
1.
a city in NE New Jersey.
2.
a male given name.
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  • But to my mind Clifton Hampden lacks that indefinable quality of charm found in such abundance elsewhere.

    The Thames G. E. Mitton
  • “It is as an offset to you—so fine as you are,” said Clifton, laughing.

    David Fleming's Forgiveness Margaret Murray Robertson
  • "It is the first installment of my debt of gratitude; it shall not be the last," said Mrs. Clifton.

    Timothy Crump's Ward Horatio Alger
  • The girl shook her head at the answer which Clifton did not hear, and went on.

    David Fleming's Forgiveness Margaret Murray Robertson
  • Ethie had been at Clifton for three or four weeks, and the dimensions of No. 101 did not seem half so circumscribed, as at first.

    Ethelyn's Mistake Mary Jane Holmes
  • “I like him very much, and so does Clifton,” said Elizabeth, waiting for more.

    David Fleming's Forgiveness Margaret Murray Robertson
  • Clifton was the first attacked; then Gripper, Brunton, and Strong took to their hammocks.

  • There is nothing there that Jacob or Clifton has anything to do with.

    David Fleming's Forgiveness Margaret Murray Robertson
  • A house was taken at Clifton, and here Miss Edgeworth and her charges rejoined their parents.

    Maria Edgeworth Helen Zimmern

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