- Sir Thomas,1611–60, Scottish author and translator.
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Contemporary Examples of urquhart
“Nothing lasts forever,” Urquhart says to a framed picture of Maggie Thatcher.
Even more emphatically, Urquhart—with a roguish smile—turns her picture facedown on his desk.
Historical Examples of urquhart
Urquhart said that he was going away shortly, at least he supposed he should.
Urquhart's been very reasonable about this business of Lingen's.
Urquhart accepted it as a commonplace, and sought his gospel elsewhere.
Mabel was urgent with her sister to join the party at Peltry when Urquhart was there.
Well, said Urquhart, he could promise her that she should not be that.
- Sir Thomas. 1611–60, Scottish author and translator of Rabelais' Gargantua and Pantagruel (1653; 1693)