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Jowett

[jou-it]
noun
  1. Benjamin,1817–93, English educator and Greek scholar.
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Examples from the Web for jowett

Historical Examples

  • The one was Jowett; the other, an older, stouter man, must be Farmer Eames.

    Great Uncle Hoot-Toot

    Mrs. Molesworth

  • And Jowett undertook that she should have it that same evening.

    Great Uncle Hoot-Toot

    Mrs. Molesworth

  • "He was really a good and great man," said Jowett, writing after his death.

  • We have got smallpox in the town, you know, and one case was lodged in Jowett's hotel.

    The Adventurous Seven

    Bessie Marchant

  • That Jowett would write wisely and well was in the nature of things.

    Old Familiar Faces

    Theodore Watts-Dunton


British Dictionary definitions for jowett

Jowett

noun
  1. Benjamin. 1817–93, British classical scholar and educator: translated the works of Plato
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