/ (ˈbiːtən) /

  1. Isabella Mary, known as Mrs Beeton . 1836–65, British cookery writer, author of The Book of Household Management (1861)

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How to use Beeton in a sentence

  • Under the illustrious guidance of the omniscient Mrs. Beeton there is the usual routine to be gone through.

    A Duet | Arthur Conan Doyle
  • God knows, there isn't a soul in the world to take that trouble except you and Mr. Beeton.'

    The Light That Failed | Rudyard Kipling
  • You've no idea, sir, the amount of little things that these chambers uses up,' said Mr. Beeton.

    The Light That Failed | Rudyard Kipling
  • I have sometimes, while turning the pages of Mrs. Beeton's admirable cookery book, caught myself envying Mr. Beeton.

    From a Cornish Window | Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Mr. Beeton stood by with the air of an ambassador and breathed responsibly.