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Siddons

[sid-nz]
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noun
  1. Sarah (Kemble),1755–1831, English actress.
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Examples from the Web for siddons

Historical Examples

  • Such were the pastimes of Mrs. Siddons before the days of her fame.

    A Simple Story

    Mrs. Inchbald

  • Perhaps the best of all is Mrs. Siddons', and the next Charles Kemble's.

    Art in England

    Dutton Cook

  • Mrs. Siddons exhibited the highest perfection p. 234of acting.

  • "I don't doubt it, Mr. Ditmar," Siddons gracefully conceded.

  • "No, I don't," answered the budding Mrs. Siddons, decisively.

    Sophy of Kravonia

    Anthony Hope


British Dictionary definitions for siddons

Siddons

noun
  1. Sarah. 1755–1831, English tragedienne
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