Bairnsfather

noun
  1. Bruce . 1888–1959, British cartoonist, born in India: best known for his cartoons of the war in the trenches during World War I
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Historical Examples of bairnsfather

  • Students of Captain Bairnsfather's drawings will catch the allusion.

  • Ay, said Mrs. Bairnsfather, mysteriously, I hear the Sutherlands are not in the best way.

    Merkland

    Mrs. Oliphant

  • I wonder, said Mrs. Bairnsfather, who is likely to get the Tower?

    Merkland

    Mrs. Oliphant

  • Mrs. Bairnsfather, said Mr. Coulter; you are taking it too seriously.

    Merkland

    Mrs. Oliphant

  • Ah, Mr. Ambler, said Mrs. Bairnsfather, it is not aye well to be merry.

    Merkland

    Mrs. Oliphant