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[bon-tahm; French bawn-tahn]
  1. Ar·na Wendell [ahr-nuh] /ˈɑr nə/, 1902–73, U.S. author.
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Examples from the Web for bontemps

Historical Examples

  • It is likely enough that you will be able to find some clothes, in Bontemps' chest, that will fit you.

    Under Wellington's Command

    G. A. Henty

  • Captain Bontemps, for one who has done for me everything should I dread anything?

    The Beach of Dreams

    H. De Vere Stacpoole

  • He met him at a supper-party in the house of Madame Bontemps.

  • A poor working gardener of the chateau, named Bontemps, was awakened, and his work pointed out to him.

  • Bontemps, Roger, a French personification of a state of leisure and freedom from care.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

    Edited by Rev. James Wood