Laughton

[lawt-n]
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Historical Examples of laughton

  • Before Vernon can advance a claim, there will be weeping at Laughton.

    Lucretia, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • To him descended the ancient heritage of Laughton, and he promised to enjoy it long.

    Lucretia, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • Speak to me of the old cedar-trees at Laughton,—do they stand still?

    Lucretia, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • But you were good enough to ask me to paint you a couple of pictures for Laughton.

    Lucretia, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • While I write, fair children play under the cedars of Laughton.

    Lucretia, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton


British Dictionary definitions for laughton

Laughton

noun
  1. Charles. 1899–1962, US actor, born in England: noted esp for his films of the 1930s, such as The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933), for which he won an Oscar, and Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
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