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Sassoon

[sa-soon] /sæˈsun/
noun
1.
Siegfried (Loraine)
[seeg-freed law-reyn,, loh-] /ˈsig frid lɔˈreɪn,, loʊ-/ (Show IPA),
1886–1967, English poet and novelist.
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  • Sassoon could not see who had subdued him, nor did he take long to decide what to do.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • While he spoke to Sassoon his eyes were fixed on the rider halted in their path.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • One man I would like to see is that sheriff, Druel, who let Sassoon get out.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • And I say––without any intention of impertinence to anybody else––Sassoon is a cur.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • Sassoon is in town,” exclaimed Lefever with certainty after he had told the story.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • “If you want terms, hand over your gun to Sassoon,” cried Logan.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • Galloping back, she encountered Sassoon just inside the Gap.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • Sassoon was a wretch, Henry, if ever one lived––a curse to every one.

    Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman
  • Sassoon's three volumes are the most vital and unsparing records of the war we have had.

  • All at once she remembered the hundred dollars of Sassoon's bouquet.

    The Salamander Owen Johnson
British Dictionary definitions for Sassoon

Sassoon

/sæˈsuːn/
noun
1.
Siegfried (Lorraine). 1886–1967, British poet and novelist, best known for his poems of the horrors of war collected in Counterattack (1918) and Satirical Poems (1926). He also wrote a semi-fictitious autobiographical trilogy The Memoirs of George Sherston (1928–36)
2.
Vidal. 1928–2012, British hair stylist: founder and chairman of Vidal Sassoon Inc
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