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[den-uh m] /ˈdɛn əm/
Sir John, 1615–69, English poet and architect. Unabridged
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  • Here she stopped for a moment, wondering why it was that Mr. Denham said nothing.

    Night and Day Virginia Woolf
  • There was an excellent story about, on the return of Denham and Clapperton.

    Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
  • He looked from one to the other, and seemed to take stock of Denham's unfashionable appearance.

    Night and Day Virginia Woolf
  • He came up to the counsel for the accused and handed a card to Mr. Denham.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • But, as Denham said, they had not all the cunning on their side, for we had taken our precautions.

    Charge! George Manville Fenn
  • No one saw them, or rather her, for I asked only after Miss Denham.

    A Coin of Edward VII Fergus Hume
  • I found my friend Denham, and opened the whole affair to him.

  • Then I returned to this room, and found Miss Denham waiting by the desk.

    A Coin of Edward VII Fergus Hume
  • “Seems a pity,” said Denham, looking first at one block and then the other.

    Charge! George Manville Fenn

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