- Stephen Vincent,1898–1943, U.S. poet and novelist.
- his brotherWilliam Rose,1886–1950, U.S. poet and critic.
Related Words for benetentangle, seduce, ensnare, enmesh, entice, implicate, decoy, lure, hook, embroil, inveigle, trick, bag, beguile, allure, trap, tempt, catch, snare, net
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Historical Examples of benet
But may you not as well foil him by shooting the bolt of the trap-door, Benet?
Well, Benet, what the plague has brought you from your ship?
Surely you do not intend to let him enter by that trap-door, Benet?
Is it not better, Benet, to live here together than to perish singly?
"'Tis but changing one dream for another, Benet," says she, lying down in her net.
- Stephen Vincent . 1898–1943, US poet and novelist, best known for his poem on the American Civil War John Brown's Body (1928)