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Rowlandson

[roh-luh nd-suh n]
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noun
  1. Thomas,1756–1827, English caricaturist.
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Historical Examples

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

    King Philip

    John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

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

    King Philip

    John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

  • There were forty-one persons in the Rev. Mr. Rowlandson's house.

    King Philip

    John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

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

    Old Valentines

    Munson Aldrich Havens

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

    Old Valentines

    Munson Aldrich Havens


British Dictionary definitions for rowlandson

Rowlandson

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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