Menzies

[men-zeez]
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noun

Sir Robert Gordon,1894–1978, Australian statesman: prime minister 1939–41 and 1949–1966.

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Contemporary Examples of menzies

Historical Examples of menzies

  • Menzies nodded as if satisfied and the conversation became general.

    The Pit Prop Syndicate

    Freeman Wills Crofts

  • But at last Menzies stopped, and called in a low voice that he had come to the end.

    The Cryptogram

    William Murray Graydon

  • Is it possible that Mrs. Menzies allowed you to do this rash thing?

    The Cryptogram

    William Murray Graydon

  • When we returned to the hall Mrs. Menzies hailed her husband from above.

    The Cryptogram

    William Murray Graydon

  • “Mr. Menzies, will you speak to the women before you go,” said the factor.

    The Cryptogram

    William Murray Graydon


British Dictionary definitions for menzies

Menzies

noun

Sir Robert Gordon. 1894–1978, Australian statesman; prime minister (1939–41; 1949–66)
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