[gresh-uh m]


Sir Thomas,1519?–79, English merchant and financier.
a town in NW Oregon. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Aw, he was only telegraphing to Gresham an' Jones for some sody water syrups.

    The Fortune Hunter

    Louis Joseph Vance

  • On the same day Lieutenant-Colonel Gresham was forced by ill-health to leave us.

  • They were still talking when Colonel Gresham and his family drove in.

  • But you know what I mean, or you would if you dined out as often as I—and Mr. Gresham do.

    Nell, of Shorne Mills

    Charles Garvice

  • "The Gresham Hotel," he called to his driver, as he reentered his taxi.

    The Pit Prop Syndicate

    Freeman Wills Crofts

British Dictionary definitions for gresham



Sir Thomas. ?1519–79, English financier, who founded the Royal Exchange in London (1568)
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