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Beardsley

[beerdz-lee]
noun
  1. Aubrey Vincent,1872–98, English illustrator.
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  • The collectorship may be said to have been Mr. Beardsley's profession.

  • His head lifted; his gaze bored into Beardsley's and his voice was tight with meaning.

  • "I want to correct that," Beardsley said bluntly as he thrust himself into range.

  • We'd simply like to hear from your own lips what Beardsley told you.

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


British Dictionary definitions for beardsley

Beardsley

noun
  1. 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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