- Sir Stafford,1889–1952, British statesman and socialist leader.
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Examples from the Web for cripps
"If ever there was a sanctimonious hypocrite it's that Mrs. Cripps," she declared.
I did not fancy Mr. Cripps; he was too—too something, I was not sure what.
Mrs. Cripps wished to know if Americans were a religious people, as a rule.
And Mrs. Cripps' mouth looked more like "a crack in a plate" than ever.
Mr. Cripps called me his 'prodigal daughter,' and Mrs. Cripps prayed over me.
- Sir (Richard) Stafford . 1889–1952, British Labour statesman; Chancellor of the Exchequer (1947–50)
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