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Brenton

/ˈbrɛntən/
noun
1.
Howard born 1942, British dramatist, author of such controversial plays as The Churchill Play (1974), The Romans in Britain (1980), (with David Hare) Pravda (1985), and several topical satires with Tariq Ali
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  • brenton spoke with the curt elision of his country ancestry.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray
  • When he reached brenton he was disappointed not to find her when he stepped from the train.

    The Wall Street Girl Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • But brenton's attention had wandered from the fact, caught by one of the minor details which surrounded it.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray
  • Mrs. brenton's point of view, moreover, was decidedly old-fashioned.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray
  • "Mrs. brenton is not a suffragette," Olive interposed hurriedly.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray
  • brenton's is all latent, and I count on you to do the conserving.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray
  • brenton was regulating captain there at the time, and to pacify the mob he promised to release the man—and broke his word.

  • For the present, she saw clearly, brenton was quite contented with his parish.

    The Brentons Anna Chapin Ray

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