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Crashaw

[krash-aw]
noun
  1. Richard,1613–49, English poet.
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Historical Examples of crashaw

  • Crashaw, if his genius had been less irregular and jaculative, might have been such.

    A History of English Literature

    George Saintsbury

  • Yet the offence is that Crashaw should ever have written them at all.

  • Crashaw is never quite so great as there; but he is often quite as small.

  • I can't see as it's any business of Mr. Crashaw's, sir, if you'll forgive me for sayin' so.

    The Wonder

    J. D. Beresford

  • "No doubt Mrs. Stott would be proud to exhibit the horror," said Crashaw.

    The Wonder

    J. D. Beresford


British Dictionary definitions for crashaw

Crashaw

noun
  1. Richard. 1613–49, English religious poet, noted esp for the Steps to the Temple (1646)
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