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[noo-ing-tuh n, nyoo-] /ˈnu ɪŋ tən, ˈnyu-/
a town in S Connecticut. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • At this point his companion called a coach, and conveyed him to Newington, where the two waited till the mail came up.

    The Court of Cacus Alexander Leighton
  • So I deliberately ran after you, changing when we stopped at Newington.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Mrs. Newington, Mr. Newington drinks your health; for I suppose I must not be landlord any more in my own house (shrugs).

    The Parent's Assistant Maria Edgeworth
  • The first passage cited may refer to the playhouse at Newington Butts.

    Shakespearean Playhouses Joseph Quincy Adams
  • I'll make bold just to give you my opinion of these jellies whilst you are getting my account, Mr. Newington.

    The Parent's Assistant Maria Edgeworth
  • As the crowd passed on towards Newington it increased in size.

    The History of Burke and Hare George Mac Gregor
  • Subsequently to 1594, he acted occasionally in a playhouse in Newington Butts, and between 1595 and 1599 in the "Curtain."

  • It was Lady Blanche Newington that spoke—the most lovely creature that ever beauty and station combined to form.

  • The school was afterwards moved to Newington Green, where Mary soon had an establishment with some twenty day scholars.

  • Old Newington was at one time a favorite cling in England, having been cultivated there for over two hundred years.

    The Peaches of New York U. P. Hedrick

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