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Gorton

[gawr-tn]
noun
  1. John Grey,1911–2002, Australian political leader: prime minister 1968–71.
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Historical Examples of gorton

  • Richard, our own Richard, following the tribe of Gorton, the Familist!

    The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)

    John Greenleaf Whittier

  • Gorton has taken one of the rejected recruits to wait on him.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man

    Lawrence Van Alstyne

  • Whether Gorton had given her any points about me or not I don't know.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man

    Lawrence Van Alstyne

  • Gorton knows all about that and may have told her, though he swears he did not.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man

    Lawrence Van Alstyne

  • Gorton says I was scared at the thoughts of going away and so played sick.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man

    Lawrence Van Alstyne


British Dictionary definitions for gorton

Gorton

noun
  1. Sir John Grey. 1911–2002, Australian statesman; prime minister (1968–71)
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