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Barrington

[bar-ing-tuh n] /ˈbær ɪŋ tən/
noun
1.
a town in E Rhode Island.
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  • Leading his horse, Barrington went to the door and called for the landlord.

    The Light That Lures Percy Brebner
  • "Miss Barrington told me I might take this liberty," said Polly, with a faint smile.

    Barrington Charles James Lever
  • Barrington Court (now a farm) is a magnificent E-shaped building, with numerous twisted chimneys, turrets, and finials.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • I am called Miss Barrington, sir, by all but those of my own family.

    Barrington Charles James Lever
  • The Hon. Mr. Barrington does not mention anything about this circumstance.

  • "I 'm afraid if we get into ethics we 'll forget all about the proposal," said Barrington.

    Barrington Charles James Lever
  • After much study they presented their list to Mrs. Barrington who thought it very judicious.

    The Girls at Mount Morris Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • "But only for a season, and a very brief season too, I trust," said Barrington.

    Barrington Charles James Lever
  • Barrington is not a man that I ever liked, and my young people say contemptuous things of his family as a whole.

  • And, with a bow of acquiescence, Barrington led the way to his study.

    Barrington Charles James Lever
British Dictionary definitions for Barrington

Barrington

/ˈbærɪŋtən/
noun
1.
Jonah. born 1940, British squash player; winner of the Open Championship 1966–67, 1969–72
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