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[hahyth] /haɪð/
a town in E Kent, in SE England: one of the Cinque Ports. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • I do so now, and beg you will come up to Hythe on Thursday next at half-past one o'clock.

  • At Hythe the first prize was carried off by a genuine Cockney.

    The Book of Cats Charles H. Ross
  • Mr. Lloyd immediately rose, and Jones and his wife left the cottage to return to Hythe at the same time that we did.

    Recollections of a Policeman William Russell (aka Thomas Waters)
  • Away to the westward like a swarm of fire-flies hung the lights of Hythe.

    The Sea Lady Herbert George Wells
  • But tell me, sir, do you intend walking from here to Hythe?'

  • I never seed him in such health as after that trial where Mr. Hythe, the cashier, was sentenced to fourteen years.

    Luttrell Of Arran Charles James Lever
  • This Hythe is a long street, passing from west to east, on the south side of the town.

  • Shorncliffe is situated on a high hill just over the town of Sandgate and about two miles from the school of musketry at Hythe.

    A Soldier's Life Edwin G. Rundle
  • The Rose then stood on, and a little more than an hour afterward was safely anchored off Hythe.

  • I had never been further away from our farm than just to Canterbury school, to Hythe market, to Romney market.

    Romance Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer

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