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Soane

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noun
  1. Sir John,1753–1837, English architect.
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Examples from the Web for soane

Historical Examples

  • Who is that lovely being talking to the little Soane girl, Garry?

    The Moonlit Way

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Soane looked after him with an uneasy expression, partly humorous.

    The Moonlit Way

    Robert W. Chambers

  • This man, with only one eye, appears to be a friend of the superintendent, Soane.

    The Moonlit Way

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Barres tried to keep one eye on him and the other on Soane and Freund.

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    Robert W. Chambers

  • “Then we had better keep an eye on Soane,” growled Westmore.

    The Moonlit Way

    Robert W. Chambers


British Dictionary definitions for soane

Soane

noun
  1. Sir John. 1753–1837, British architect. His work includes Dulwich College Art Gallery (1811–14) and his own house in Lincoln's Inn Fields, London (1812–13), which is now the Sir John Soane's Museum
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