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[kroo k-shangk] /ˈkrʊkˌʃæŋk/
George, 1792–1878, English illustrator, caricaturist, and painter. Unabridged
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  • We know what the noblest study of mankind is, and to this Mr. Cruikshank has confined himself.

    George Cruikshank William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Mr. Cruikshank maintains that you write the best Latin since Buchanan.

  • In these latter careful etchings the power of Cruikshank to inform a puppet with life, and keep it wooden still, is conspicuous.

  • Cruikshank was always p. 401inexhaustible in jokes, anecdotes, and reminiscences.

    Memoirs Charles Godfrey Leland
  • Hearing his laughter we know that Cruikshank's humour about woman must always be obvious.

    George Cruikshank W. H. Chesson
British Dictionary definitions for Cruikshank


George. 1792–1878, English illustrator and caricaturist
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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