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Hemans

[hem-uh nz, hee-muh nz]
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noun
  1. Felicia Dorothea (Browne),1793–1835, English poet.
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Historical Examples

  • A century ago her name was as well known as that of Mrs. Hemans was later.

    Highways & Byways in Sussex

    E.V. Lucas

  • Mrs. Hemans apostrophizes this tree in one of her early poems.

  • Her hat made me think of Mrs. Hemans; but why I cannot explain.

    Three Men on the Bummel

    Jerome K. Jerome

  • Sir Walter was certainly not what he found Mrs. Hemans, “too poetical.”

    The Pirate

    Sir Walter Scott

  • The Works of Mrs. Hemans, with a Memoir of her life by her sister.