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Wightman

[wahyt-muh n]
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noun
  1. Hazel Hotchkiss,1886–1974, U.S. tennis player.
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Historical Examples

  • According to my grandfather's account, however, few even of his village contemporaries grieved for old Wightman.

    Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. CCCXXXVI. October, 1843. Vol. LIV.

    Various

  • But it was soon clear that Wightman, the old steward, was no longer the great man at Lexley.

  • Our house was in the Wightman compound, betwixt the store and bar, within a fenced enclosure.

    In the South Seas

    Robert Louis Stevenson

  • In his days, for instance, Messrs.  Wightman built a pier with a verandah at the north end of the town.

    In the South Seas

    Robert Louis Stevenson

  • After Wightman fell I kept a group together through the battery, again in position and then ordered them to separate for safety.