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Raeburn

[rey-bern] /ˈreɪ bərn/
noun
1.
Sir Henry, 1756–1823, Scottish painter.
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  • Here, for instance, is a portrait exactly after the manner of Raeburn.

  • "The moral of it is that you must be content with your own people," said Raeburn.

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  • "I came to speak to Mr. Raeburn about this evening," said Charles Osmond.

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  • Raeburn and Erica had meanwhile walked on in the direction of Guilford Square.

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  • "When will you learn to be cautious, I wonder," said Mrs. Raeburn, smiling.

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  • Science went to the winds, and Raeburn gave all his sympathy to Erica and Longfellow.

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  • "Very jolly," said Raeburn, giving her a little mute caress.

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Raeburn

/ˈreɪˌbɜːn/
noun
1.
Sir Henry. 1756–1823, Scottish portrait painter
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