Definition for thorpe (2 of 2)
Origin of thorp
Examples from the Web for thorpe
Thorpe, who died in 1999 at the age of 62, wrote several crime novels.Seriously, ‘Die Hard’ Was a Novel Before It Was a Movie and a Good One|Malcolm Jones|December 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Thorpe was acquitted of all wrongdoing, and here is what Waugh had to say about that acquittal in the introduction to his book.
Records for many of the so-called Poverty Row western serials Thorpe appeared in are lost.
There were no official collegiate records in 1912, only newspaper accounts and they are missing for two games Thorpe played in.
Pre-doping, pre-systematic training, pre-everything—Thorpe is still right up there in the Olympic Pantheon.
But to Thorpe the journey seemed short enough—almost too short.The Market-Place|Harold Frederic
The newspapers might continue to allude to her as the beautiful Mrs. Thorpe, but that was as far as it would go.
We dined together, and I delivered the president's message in Thorpe's presence.Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
"I shall not marry any one else," said Thorpe, almost fiercely.
At this announcement a wave of uncontrollable grief swept over the vast assembly, and for some days Thorpe was a fugitive.The Leicestershires beyond Baghdad|Edward John Thompson