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[gahrd-ner, gahr-dn-er] /ˈgɑrd nər, ˈgɑr dn ər/
Samuel Rawson
[raw-suh n] /ˈrɔ sən/ (Show IPA),
1829–1902, English historian.
Stephen, 1483–1555, English ecclesiastic and statesman. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • According to Gardiner, she was by this time bestowing her favors upon Pym.

    Browning's England Helen Archibald Clarke
  • And it is hardly possible to misse in graffing so often, if your Gardiner be worth his name.

    A New Orchard And Garden William Lawson
  • The next thing to do is to make after the Nahanada or the Gardiner.

  • He led them to a spot now called Gardiner's Neck, in the town of Swanzey.

    King Philip John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
  • She was talking with Gardiner, talking in a low voice which he could not hear for the din of the night.

    The Bail Jumper Robert J. C. Stead
  • On the landing outside Doctor Gardiner paused a few moments.

    Jolly Sally Pendleton Laura Jean Libbey
  • How would Recompense Gardiner regard a little girl like that?

    A Little Girl in Old Boston Amanda Millie Douglas
  • Doctor Gardiner's coming had been to Bernardine as the sun to the violet.

    Jolly Sally Pendleton Laura Jean Libbey
  • "Of course I do, Mr. Gardiner," she cried, with a jolly little laugh that sounded horrible in his ears.

    Jolly Sally Pendleton Laura Jean Libbey
  • "I shall not detain you longer, my dear Mrs. Gardiner," he said.

    Jolly Sally Pendleton Laura Jean Libbey
British Dictionary definitions for Gardiner


Sir John Eliot. born 1943, British conductor, noted for performances using period instruments; founded the Monteverdi Choir in 1965, the English Baroque Soloists in 1978, and the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique in 1990
Stephen. ?1483–1555, English bishop and statesman; lord chancellor (1553–55). He opposed Protestantism, supporting the anti-Reformation policies of Mary I
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