Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

Shenstone

[shen-stuh n] /ˈʃɛn stən/
noun
1.
William, 1714–63, English poet.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Shenstone
Historical Examples
  • In this matter I have the support of Mr. Shenstone's experience.

    On Laboratory Arts Richard Threlfall
  • But next day they turned up at Shenstone, earlier than usual.

    The Mistress of Shenstone Florence L. Barclay
  • He brought a volume of Shenstone with him, which he laid before Nancy as a gift.

    Nancy Stair Elinor Macartney Lane
  • A shrubbery, that Shenstone might have envied, blooms around him.

  • Mr. Shenstone's face was pale, and he put his hand to his forehead, as if in pain.

    Rutledge Miriam Coles Harris
  • "I don't think you'll find Mr. Shenstone home, ma'am," Kitty had volunteered.

    Rutledge Miriam Coles Harris
  • Of this, Mr. Rutledge approved, and wrote a few lines to Mr. Shenstone to accompany it.

    Rutledge Miriam Coles Harris
  • You will not say that after you have seen Mr. Shenstone; but here he comes.

    Rutledge Miriam Coles Harris
  • I had understood from Mr. Shenstone that it was his wish that you should remain for the present here.

    Rutledge Miriam Coles Harris
  • We all remember Shenstone's epigram on the pane of a tavern window.

    Our Hundred Days in Europe Oliver Wendell Holmes

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Shenstone

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Shenstone

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for shenstone