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Wyndham

[win-duh m] /ˈwɪn dəm/
noun
1.
John (John Benyon Harris) 1903–69, British science-fiction writer.
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  • Wyndham turned on him a look terrible in its dignified reproach.

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  • Wyndham turned abruptly away, and Audrey looked after him as he turned.

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  • Katherine saw Mr. Wyndham making a mental note of the look and the smile.

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  • Audrey turned to Wyndham with a smile, "I hope you are not going to follow them, Mr. Wyndham?"

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  • Wyndham looked round; his wife had turned an unconscious back.

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  • For Audrey, smarting from Wyndham's insult, it was the flick of the lash in her face.

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  • Wyndham reflected a moment, then looked Knowles in the face.

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  • The end of realism, my dear Wyndham, is the thing of all others I most desire to see.

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  • "Then, you see, I knew Mr. Wyndham, and he——" Another pause.

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  • It was better that she should talk about Mr. Wyndham than about Vincent.

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British Dictionary definitions for Wyndham

Wyndham

/ˈwɪndəm/
noun
1.
John, pseudonym of John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris. 1903–69, British writer of science fiction novels and stories. His works include The Day of the Triffids (1951), The Kraken Wakes (1953), and The Midwich Cuckoos (1957)
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