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[pad-ing-tuh n] /ˈpæd ɪŋ tən/
a former residential borough of Greater London, England, now part of Westminster. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Not since my encounter with him at Paddington the afternoon before had I had so to recognise him as the transfigured talker.

    The Sacred Fount Henry James
  • I've got to take him to Paddington, and he must be tired of his shell by now.

    Once a Week Alan Alexander Milne
  • And thus Beatrice waited and slept at Paddington, while her lover waited and watched at Euston.

    Beatrice H. Rider Haggard
  • Westbourne: this brook has given its name to Westbourne Park, in Paddington.

    The History of London Walter Besant
  • Penzance is reached from Paddington in 8½ hours and Newquay in half-an-hour less.

    Cornwall Sabine Baring-Gould
  • On arriving at Paddington he drove straight to Valleys House.

    The Patrician John Galsworthy
  • A large hotel was also built outside Slough Station, eighteen miles from Paddington, for weary and hungry travellers.

  • Taking a taxicab from Paddington, she drove toward Gray's Inn.

    The Freelands John Galsworthy
  • The cemetery on the north side of Paddington Street was consecrated much later, in 1772.

    Hampstead and Marylebone Geraldine Edith Mitton

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