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Patmore

[pat-mawr, -mohr] /ˈpæt mɔr, -moʊr/
noun
1.
Coventry (Kersey Dighton)
[kov-uh n-tree kur-zee dahyt-n,, duhv-uh n‐] /ˈkɒv ən tri ˈkɜr zi ˈdaɪt n,, ˈdʌv ən‐/ (Show IPA),
1823–96, English poet and essayist.
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  • He had not as yet seen Mr. Patmore Green, having escaped from London at once.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • The brougham was there, and away they went to Mrs. Patmore Green's.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • "And I never knew her to be more pleasant," said Mrs. Patmore Green.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • Mrs. Patmore Green came to her on purpose to talk about her daughter's marriage.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • Nothing in Patmore, except his genius, is so conspicuous as his limitations.

  • The existence of In Memoriam may be said to be due to Patmore.

    The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6 Augustus J. C. Hare
  • Patmore, too, has given a good sketch of his personal appearance.

  • But Patmore was not satisfied, and hurrying after him, plucked at his sleeve.

    The Crime Club William Holt-White
  • A motor-omnibus rattled past them, and on this Patmore climbed.

    The Crime Club William Holt-White
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Patmore

/ˈpætmɔː/
noun
1.
Coventry (Kersey Dighton). 1823–96, English poet. His works, celebrating both conjugal and divine love, include The Angel in the House (1854–62) and The Unknown Eros (1877)
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