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Gosse

[gaws, gos]
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noun
  1. Sir Edmund William,1849–1928, English poet, biographer, and critic.
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Historical Examples

  • Gosse found the country generally poor and destitute of water.

    Explorations in Australia

    John Forrest

  • I knew we were now in the very country that had driven Mr. Gosse back.

  • Mr. Gosse's return track leaves his outward track at this spot.

  • This convinced me that the cart belonged to Mr. Gosse, who I knew had returned.

  • Steered east for four miles, when we struck Mr. Gosse's cart-track.


British Dictionary definitions for gosse

Gosse

noun
  1. Sir Edmund William. 1849–1928, English critic and poet, noted particularly for his autobiographical work Father and Son (1907)
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