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Gascoigne

[gas-koin]
noun
  1. George,1525?–77, English poet.
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Historical Examples of gascoigne

  • "Never move, Justin," said Gascoigne, who stood by his head.

    The Lion's Skin

    Rafael Sabatini

  • Gascoigne, see to the swords with his lordship's friend there.

    The Lion's Skin

    Rafael Sabatini

  • He coughed and swayed, then hurtled sideways into the arms of Major Gascoigne.

    The Lion's Skin

    Rafael Sabatini

  • But then,” replied Gascoigne, delighted at the idea, “how are they to fire?

    Mr. Midshipman Easy

    Captain Frederick Marryat

  • Jack then told Gascoigne that he had hit upon a plan which would succeed.

    Mr. Midshipman Easy

    Captain Frederick Marryat


British Dictionary definitions for gascoigne

Gascoigne

noun
  1. Paul, known as Gazza . born 1967, English footballer: won 57 caps for England (1988–98); his clubs included Newcastle United, Tottenham Hotspur, Lazio, and Rangers
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