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  1. a city in SW Georgia.
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Examples from the Web for bainbridge

Historical Examples

  • Bainbridge succeeded him in command, and was put in charge of a small squadron.

    Harper's Young People, August 17, 1880


  • He gave Bainbridge an order that made the insolent Dey tremble.

  • "It certainly seems most extraordinary," continued Mrs. Bainbridge.

  • My host and I mounted, Bainbridge took the reins, and we started off at a brisk pace.

  • We hastily alighted, and the Inspector and I bade Bainbridge good-bye.

British Dictionary definitions for bainbridge


  1. Beryl .1934–2010, British novelist and playwright. Novels include The Dressmaker (1973), Injury Time (1977), Master Georgie (1998), and According to Queeney (2001)
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