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Dekker

or Deck·er

[dek-er]
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noun
  1. Thomas,1572?–1632?, English dramatist.
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Examples from the Web for dekker

Historical Examples

  • Mrs. Patch has a fever and Mr. Dekker has sprained his ankle.

    Captain Blood

    Rafael Sabatini

  • Among these three companies, as Dekker tells us, there was much rivalry.

    Shakespearean Playhouses

    Joseph Quincy Adams

  • "It isn't a colony, in the sense Oostpoort is," explained Dekker.

    Wind

    Charles Louis Fontenay

  • "Your Señor Dekker said that would be taken care of," replied Sanchez.

    Wind

    Charles Louis Fontenay

  • As a dramatist, Dekker was most active between the years 1598 and 1602.


British Dictionary definitions for dekker

Dekker

Decker

noun
  1. Thomas. ?1572–?1632, English dramatist and pamphleteer, noted particularly for his comedy The Shoemaker's Holiday (1600) and his satirical pamphlet The Gull's Hornbook (1609)
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