tawney

[taw-nee]
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adjective, taw·ni·er, taw·ni·est, noun


Nearby words

  1. tawai,
  2. tawdry,
  3. tawheowheo,
  4. tawhiri,
  5. tawie,
  6. tawney, richard henry,
  7. tawny,
  8. tawny owl,
  9. tawny pipit,
  10. tawpie

Tawney

[taw-nee, tey-]

noun

Richard Henry,1880–1962, English historian, born in Calcutta.
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Tawney

noun

R (ichard) H (enry). 1880–1962, British economic historian, born in India. His chief works are The Acquisitive Society (1920), Religion and the Rise of Capitalism (1926), and Equality (1931)
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