(italics) a narrative poem (1864) by Tennyson.
a missing person who is presumed dead but is later found to be alive.
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How to use Enoch Arden in a sentence
The Colonel, from his seat in front of the store, like Enoch Arden patiently watching for a sail, grew more despondent each day.Watch Yourself Go By | Al. G. Field
I imagine Enoch Arden wore much the same look when he piped the home circle after that prolonged absence of his.The Prairie Wife | Arthur Stringer
I was, to all appearance, as utterly alone as Enoch Arden on his desert island.A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest | Amelia B. Edwards
The story as developed by Crabbe is pathetic and picturesque, reminding us in its central interest of Enoch Arden.Crabbe, (George) | Alfred Ainger
It was said at the time that 17,000 copies of Enoch Arden, his next volume , were sold on the morning of publication.A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) | George Saintsbury