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Lomax

[loh-maks]
noun
  1. John Avery,1867–1948, and his son, Alan, born 1915, U.S. folklorists.
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Contemporary Examples of lomax

Historical Examples of lomax

  • Lomax strode round the animal, examining it, and making remarks as he went on.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn

  • Lomax drove his spade down into the ground and left it standing in the bed.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn

  • “Never mind who it is,” roared Lomax, literally tearing off his clothes.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn

  • “Because I told him,” said Lomax, patting me on the shoulder.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn

  • This was interesting, and I felt a desire to know old Lomax.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn


British Dictionary definitions for lomax

Lomax

noun
  1. Alan. 1915–2002, and his father John Avery (ˈeɪvərɪ) (1867–1948), US folklorists
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