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Coupland

noun
  1. Douglas . born 1961, Canadian novelist and journalist; novels include Generation X (1991), Girlfriend in a Coma (1998), and City of Glass (2000)
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Historical Examples

  • His army was amply supplied by forays into Allerdale, Coupland, and Westmorland.

    King Robert the Bruce

    A. F. Murison

  • "Mr. Taylor is referring to poor Coupland's death, my dear," said the Baronet.

    It Never Can Happen Again

    William De Morgan

  • She was able to intercept him at the end of a long colloquy with Sir Coupland.

    When Ghost Meets Ghost

    William Frend De Morgan

  • He can be carried, Sir Coupland says, as soon as the wound is safe from inflammation.

    When Ghost Meets Ghost

    William Frend De Morgan

  • She is wonderfully courageous—so Sir Coupland thinks—in the presence of Death.

    When Ghost Meets Ghost

    William Frend De Morgan