Examples from the Web for prout
Michael was vaguely reminded of Mr. Prout and his inadequate oratory.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
King was importing himself more freely into the trial, being vengeful where Prout was grieved.Stalky & Co.|Rudyard Kipling
"If you are not satisfied with me you can bring him here to-morrow if you like," Prout had said coldly to him one day.
According to Prout, both this and the preceding species should be placed in the genus Philereme, Hbner.The Moths of the British Isles, Second Series|Richard South
There was on the plantation a ruffianly Chileno who, he knew, would dispose of Prout satisfactorily when asked to do so.