Quiller-Couch

[ kwil-er-kooch ]
/ ˈkwɪl ərˈkutʃ /

noun

Sir Arthur ThomasQ, 1863–1944, English novelist and critic.
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Examples from the Web for quiller-couch

  • Mr. Quiller-Couch almost entirely avoids such attempts, and even Mr. Conan Doyle only dips into them timidly.

    The Splendid Spur|Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  • They show (as his books scarcely show) that Mr. Quiller-Couch can feel.

    The Splendid Spur|Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  • Mr. Quiller-Couch is so unlike Mr. Kipling that one immediately wants to compare them.

    The Splendid Spur|Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  • Mr. Quiller-Couch is always at his best when describing his native county of Cornwall.

British Dictionary definitions for quiller-couch

Quiller-Couch

/ (ˌkwɪləˈkuːtʃ) /

noun

Sir Arthur (Thomas), known as Q . 1863–1944, British critic and novelist, who edited the Oxford Book of English Verse (1900)

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