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[kroo k-shangk]
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  1. George,1792–1878, English illustrator, caricaturist, and painter.
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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.


    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.

British Dictionary definitions for cruikshank


  1. George. 1792–1878, English illustrator and caricaturist
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