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Gardiner

[gahrd-ner, gahr-dn-er] /ˈgɑrd nər, ˈgɑr dn ər/
noun
1.
Samuel Rawson
[raw-suh n] /ˈrɔ sən/ (Show IPA),
1829–1902, English historian.
2.
Stephen, 1483–1555, English ecclesiastic and statesman.
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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

Gardiner

/ˈɡɑːdnə/
noun
1.
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
2.
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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