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Rowlandson

[roh-luh nd-suh n] /ˈroʊ lənd sən/
noun
1.
Thomas, 1756–1827, English caricaturist.
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  • There were forty-one persons in the Rev. Mr. Rowlandson's house.

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  • When Mrs. Rowlandson had crossed, she was received with peculiar kindness.

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  • They then allowed him a short interview with Mrs. Rowlandson.

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  • Not that all the books in Mr. Rowlandson's shop are old; his clientele is too diversified.

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  • "Except when commissioned by customers," said Mr. Rowlandson.

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  • "I have thought of a way I might be of service to you," said Mr. Rowlandson meditatively.

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  • Mr. Rowlandson folded it precisely and put it into his pocketbook.

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  • "I was growing a great lad, then," commented Mr. Rowlandson.

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  • "The amount advanced was fifty pounds," said Mr. Rowlandson mildly.

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  • "I insist on your taking the check, Rowlandson" he said sternly.

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British Dictionary definitions for Rowlandson

Rowlandson

/ˈrəʊləndsən/
noun
1.
Thomas. 1756–1827, English caricaturist, noted for the vigour of his attack on sordid aspects of contemporary society and on statesmen such as Napoleon
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