Beardsley

[beerdz-lee]
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noun

Aubrey Vincent,1872–98, English illustrator.

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  • The collectorship may be said to have been Mr. Beardsley's profession.

  • Beardsley stood numbly for a moment, struggling against a welter of panic.

  • Beardsley wanted to say, "Do you find the cause of the trouble, sir?"

  • Beardsley, I'm glad you had the presence of mind to contact me.

  • Beardsley kept pace beside him until they were across the room.


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Beardsley

noun

Aubrey (Vincent). 1872–98, English illustrator: noted for his stylized black-and-white illustrations, esp those for Oscar Wilde's Salome and Pope's Rape of the Lock
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