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Glubb

[gluhb]
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noun
  1. Sir John Bag·ot [bag-uh t] /ˈbæg ət/, Glubb Pasha, 1897–1986, British army officer: commander of the Arab Legion in Jordan 1939–56.
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Historical Examples

  • I wish you'd tell old Glubb to come and see me, if you please.'

    Dombey and Son

    Charles Dickens

  • How much better to have let the poor little fellow play in the sands upon the beach with his sister Florence and old Glubb.

  • Paul was dreadfully frightened, but still he made a stand for the absent Glubb, though he did it trembling.

    Ten Boys from Dickens

    Kate Dickinson Sweetser

  • Paul was dreadfully frightened; but still he made a stand for the absent Glubb, though he did it trembling.

    Dombey and Son

    Charles Dickens

  • Inclination to low company, as evinced in the case of a person named Glubb, originally seven, but since reduced.

    Dombey and Son

    Charles Dickens