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Childers

/ˈtʃɪldəz/
noun
1.
(Robert) Erskine. 1870–1922, Irish politician, executed by the Irish Free State for his IRA activities: author of the spy story The Riddle of the Sands (1903)
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  • The others are quite certain that they cannot take childers.

    By Sheer Pluck G. A. Henty
  • Mr. childers, unhappily, died before the close of the Commission.

    Home Rule Harold Spender
  • The next ball, the Town boys replied even more lustily, for childers ball removed the bails, and the game ended in a tie.

    By Sheer Pluck G. A. Henty
  • Mr. Robey bowed and retreated and childers jumped to his feet.

    Left Guard Gilbert Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Then childers scrambled up on to their shoulders, and from these stepped onto the ledge.

    By Sheer Pluck G. A. Henty

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