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Gustavus V

noun
1.
1858–1950, king of Sweden 1907–50: advocate of Swedish neutrality during World Wars I and II.
Also, Gustaf V, Gustav V
[guhs-tahv] /ˈgʌs tɑv/ (Show IPA)
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Gustavus VI

or Gustav VI

noun
1.
(Gustaf Adolf) 1882–1973, king of Sweden 1950–73 (son of Gustavus V).
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  • gustav is so pleasant and so gay, he will be of great use to you.

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  • It was bad for the children; they got unruly; and yesterday he actually had to give gustav a thrashing.

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  • You and gustav clean up after the storm to-morrow and go on with the absorber.

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  • "Now let's cover the engine," shouted Roger, giving no heed to gustav's cry.

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  • gustav sat up and before he could do more, Roger and Charley had removed his shirt.

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Gustavus VI

noun
1.
title of Gustaf Adolf. 1882–1973, king of Sweden (1950–73)
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