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Pritchett

[prich-it] /ˈprɪtʃ ɪt/
noun
1.
Sir V(ictor) S(awdon) [sawd-n] /ˈsɔd n/ (Show IPA), 1900–97, English literary critic, journalist, novelist, and short-story writer.
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  • "At any rate, Mr. Pritchett, I'm very much obliged to you:" and so they parted.

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  • When he knew I was coming out to you, he made Pritchett—you know Pritchett?

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  • He said nothing about it; he merely told Mr. Pritchett to arrange the matter.

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  • How would Pritchett have rejoiced had he heard the old man speak so!

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  • Mr. Pritchett was dressed in his best, and was very sad and solemn.

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  • "Oh, very well, Mr. Pritchett;" and Miss Baker was going away.

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  • Mr. Pritchett could not get on any further without pausing for breath.

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  • You may be sure of this, Mr. Pritchett, that my uncle will never consult me about his money.

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  • But then, as Mr. Pritchett had truly observed, Mr. George was so foolish!

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Pritchett

/ˈprɪtʃɪt/
noun
1.
Sir V(ictor) S(awdon). 1900–97, British short-story writer, novelist, essayist, and autobiographer; his works include Mr Beluncle (1951) and A Careless Widow (1989)
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