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Symonds

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noun
  1. John Add·ing·ton [ad-ing-tuh n] /ˈæd ɪŋ tən/, 1840–93, English poet, essayist, and critic.
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  • He has not had much leisure for Ruskin and Symonds and Ferrero.

  • He may have been a Philistine, as Mr. Symonds calls him, but he was surely a Philistine of genius.

  • "In my opinion, he could easily have been overheard," declared Symonds positively.

    The Lost Despatch

    Natalie Sumner Lincoln

  • Goddard turned and beckoned to Symonds, who had stopped some yards in the rear.

    The Lost Despatch

    Natalie Sumner Lincoln

  • "Captain Lloyd's orders, sir," and Symonds saluted respectfully.

    The Lost Despatch

    Natalie Sumner Lincoln


British Dictionary definitions for symonds

Symonds

noun
  1. John Addington (ˈædɪŋtən). 1840–93, English writer, noted for his Renaissance in Italy (1875–86) and for studies of homosexuality
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