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Otway

[ot-wey]
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noun
  1. Thomas,1652–85, English dramatist.
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Historical Examples

  • But Mrs. Otway went on as if she had not heard the interruption.

    Good Old Anna

    Marie Belloc Lowndes

  • And still Mrs. Otway was too much surprised, and yes, too much moved, to speak.

    Good Old Anna

    Marie Belloc Lowndes

  • He had lapsed back into German, and Mrs. Otway smiled very kindly at him.

    Good Old Anna

    Marie Belloc Lowndes

  • Mrs. Otway had begun by listening in silence to this uncalled-for outburst.

    Good Old Anna

    Marie Belloc Lowndes

  • “Certainly I will arrange for Anna to come,” answered Mrs. Otway.

    Good Old Anna

    Marie Belloc Lowndes


British Dictionary definitions for otway

Otway

noun
  1. Thomas. 1652–85, English dramatist, noted for The Orphan (1680) and Venice Preserv'd (1682)
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