Payton

[peyt-n]
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  • Both were Protestants; but if Asgill was the cleverer, Payton was an officer and a gentleman.

    The Wild Geese

    Stanley John Weyman

  • "It is, but I'll have my man and go to bed," Payton answered, with true British obstinacy.

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    Stanley John Weyman

  • Payton was at table, with the two O'Beirnes, and three other buckeens.

    The Wild Geese

    Stanley John Weyman

  • Payton rejoined, laying his hand on a glass and speaking in a towering rage.

    The Wild Geese

    Stanley John Weyman

  • "Gone to meet your friend, I should think," Payton replied with a sneer.

    The Wild Geese

    Stanley John Weyman


British Dictionary definitions for payton

Payton

noun
  1. Walter. 1954–99, American footballer and sports administrator
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