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[kroo k-shangk] /ˈkrʊkˌʃæŋk/
George, 1792–1878, English illustrator, caricaturist, and painter. Unabridged
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  • Mr. Cruikshank maintains that you write the best Latin since Buchanan.

  • Cruikshank was always p. 401inexhaustible in jokes, anecdotes, and reminiscences.

    Memoirs Charles Godfrey Leland
  • Every man, no doubt, who loves Cruikshank has his "Grouse in the Gun-room."

    George Cruikshank William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Fancy the manner, too, in which Cruikshank has depicted them, to which words cannot do justice.

    George Cruikshank William Makepeace Thackeray
  • It has been said that Cruikshank could not draw a pretty woman.

    Dickens and His Illustrators Frederic G. Kitton
British Dictionary definitions for Cruikshank


George. 1792–1878, English illustrator and caricaturist
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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