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Ogden

[awg-duh n, og-] /ˈɔg dən, ˈɒg-/
noun
1.
Charles Kay, 1889–1957, British psychologist and linguist, inventor of Basic English.
2.
a city in N Utah.
3.
a male given name.
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  • And Ogden Minot he pays me to be stevedore aboard his house yonder.

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  • Cahoon,' says he, 'this is Mr. Ogden Minot; his folks hailed from Bayport.

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  • You see, young Ogden was the General's grandson and he'd had the property left him.

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  • Ogden could rent it out but he couldn't sell it; that was the pickle he was in.

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  • "I told Ogden so last time he was down," continued Mr. Cahoon.

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  • At the bell Ogden was through the ropes and dragging him to his corner.

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British Dictionary definitions for Ogden

Ogden

/ˈɒɡdən/
noun
1.
C(harles) K(ay). 1889–1957, English linguist, who, with I. A. Richards, devised Basic English
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Ogden in Medicine

Ogden Og·den, Charles Ray.

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