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Grainger

[greyn-jer] /ˈgreɪn dʒər/
noun
1.
Percy Aldridge
[awl-drij] /ˈɔl drɪdʒ/ (Show IPA),
1882–1961, Australian pianist and composer, in the U.S. after 1915.
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  • Um, Grainger gave an inarticulate grunt, just about what hes fit for, isnt it?

    The Shadow of Life Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • In spite of all you say, I positively adore that Grainger boy.

    Molly Bawn Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  • When Mrs. Brokenshire and Mr. Grainger next met under what I can only call my chaperonage they were distinctly more at ease.

    The High Heart Basil King
  • Grainger himself is the only one wholly unconscious of any joke.

    Molly Bawn Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  • I wonder who she is and what she wants to see Mr. Grainger for?

  • Lawrence represented Lord Rakeland in the one, and Grainger in the other.

    Art in England Dutton Cook
  • An introduction had followed, after which Mr. Grainger had engaged the young man as his secretary.

    The High Heart Basil King
  • I am sorry I was not here, as I particularly wish to see Mr. Grainger also.

  • Gavan put the final proposition before him, but Grainger, staring at the sunlight, shook his head.

    The Shadow of Life Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • "That's so, by George," said Mr. Grainger, and he drank the rest of his whiskey-and-soda.

    A Modern Chronicle, Complete Winston Churchill
British Dictionary definitions for Grainger

Grainger

/ˈɡreɪndʒə/
noun
1.
Percy Aldridge. 1882–1961, Australian pianist, composer, and collector of folk music on which many of his works are based
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