Lind

[lind]
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noun

JennyJohanna Maria Lind GoldschmidtThe Swedish Nightingale, 1820–87, Swedish soprano.

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  • Then would you lind me the loan of a gridiron, sir and you'll obleege me?

  • Then, would you lind me the loan of a gridiron, if you plase?

  • He didn't like to lind, an' he was afeared to say No, an' he was in a quondairy intirely.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • Perhaps Lind is a nightingale: but I want something more than that.

  • Artists like Lind, and more recently Trebelli, are exceptions to be made.


British Dictionary definitions for lind

Lind

noun

James. 1716–94, British physician. He demonstrated (1754) that citrus fruits can cure and prevent scurvy, a remedy adopted by the British navy in 1796
Jenny, original name Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt. 1820–87, Swedish coloratura soprano
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