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Urquhart

[ur-kert, -kahrt]
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noun
  1. Sir Thomas,1611–60, Scottish author and translator.
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  • Urquhart said that he was going away shortly, at least he supposed he should.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett

  • Urquhart's been very reasonable about this business of Lingen's.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett

  • Urquhart accepted it as a commonplace, and sought his gospel elsewhere.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett

  • Mabel was urgent with her sister to join the party at Peltry when Urquhart was there.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett

  • Well, said Urquhart, he could promise her that she should not be that.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett


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Urquhart

noun
  1. Sir Thomas. 1611–60, Scottish author and translator of Rabelais' Gargantua and Pantagruel (1653; 1693)
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