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Middleton

[mid-l-tuh n]
noun
  1. Thomas,c1570–1627, English dramatist.
  2. a town in S Wisconsin.
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  • It had no connection whatsoever with Captain Middleton, but how was he to know that?

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • "They're always nice with children," Captain Middleton said firmly.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • Therefore did she smile at Captain Middleton in this distracting fashion.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • Captain Middleton was rather appealing just then, so earnest and big and boyish.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • Captain Middleton, will you answer a question quite truthfully?

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker


British Dictionary definitions for middleton

Middleton1

noun
  1. a town in NW England, in Rochdale Unitary Authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 45 314 (2001)
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Middleton2

noun
  1. Kate, real name Catherine Elizabeth . born 1982, married Prince William in 2011; created Duchess of Cambridge
  2. Thomas. ?1570–1627, English dramatist. His plays include the tragedies Women beware Women (1621) and, in collaboration with William Rowley (?1585–?1642), The Changeling (1622) and the political satire A Game at Chess (1624)
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