[thur-stuh n]


a male given name: from a Scandinavian word meaning “Thor's stone.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • And it is not necessary for me to say where Woodruff got the orders he transmitted to Thurston.

    The Plum Tree

    David Graham Phillips

  • At any rate, he is like one of the Thurston trout—sees through all my manœuvres.

    Robert Elsmere

    Mrs. Humphry Ward

  • You see, what Thurston didn't realize was that his cultures were contaminated.


    Jesse Franklin Bone

  • We were a pretty big section once, but Thurston's virus has whittled us down.


    Jesse Franklin Bone

  • If Thurston's Disease isn't checked, the human race will become extinct.


    Jesse Franklin Bone