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[gaws, gos]
  1. Sir Edmund William,1849–1928, English poet, biographer, and critic.
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Historical Examples of gosse

  • Gosse found the country generally poor and destitute of water.

    Explorations in Australia

    John Forrest

  • Steered east for four miles, when we struck Mr. Gosse's cart-track.

  • Continued on eastward and soon struck Mr. Gosse's cart-track.

  • I knew we were now in the very country that had driven Mr. Gosse back.

  • Mr. Gosse's return track leaves his outward track at this spot.

British Dictionary definitions for gosse


  1. Sir Edmund William. 1849–1928, English critic and poet, noted particularly for his autobiographical work Father and Son (1907)
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