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[hawr, hohr] /hɔr, hoʊr/
Sir Samuel John Gurney
[gur-nee] /ˈgɜr ni/ (Show IPA),
1st Viscount Templewood
[tem-puh l-woo d] /ˈtɛm pəlˌwʊd/ (Show IPA),
1880–1959, British statesman. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Mr. Hoare had been so charmed with the boy's drawings, that he proposed to send him to Italy with his own son.

    Art in England Dutton Cook
  • Better be dull as Cobb, or Hoare, than so to abuse great talents.

  • Hoare states that in this type of specific arthritis the contagium is probably carried by the blood.

    Lameness of the Horse John Victor Lacroix
  • "A costly blaze that," said Hoare, as he watched the conflagration.

    Roland Cashel Charles James Lever
  • I heard Mr. Hoare tell Arthur that it was very seldom we passed within sight of the island at all.

  • Hoare remarks, that he finds this reading in the fifth edition, 1773.

  • When Hoare and Long have been digested, few authors have much else to offer, including the writer of the present lines.

    Stonehenge Frank Stevens
  • "My dear, all old women are awful in your eyes," said Mrs. Hoare, calmly.

    Not Quite Eighteen Susan Coolidge
  • "Well, take care you don't wait too long," said Hoare, sententiously.

    Roland Cashel Charles James Lever
  • Hoare turned a scowling glance towards him, but not trusting himself to reply, merely repeated his question to Cashel.

    Roland Cashel Charles James Lever

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