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[hal-uh m] /ˈhæl əm/
Arthur Henry, 1811–35, English poet and essayist.
his father, Henry, 1777–1859, English historian. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • In the spring of this year he had written to Thompson: “Hallam announces himself this morning as not otherwise than unwell.”

  • The truth which I have written there is better for thee than a fortune, Hallam.

    Reels and Spindles Evelyn Raymond
  • "I should advise you not to interfere any further, Mrs. Hallam," he told her in a tone low, but charged with meaning.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Hallam and I rode our burros, but we were very tired when it was over.

    Reels and Spindles Evelyn Raymond
  • Hallam was a man below the medium size, a little stooped, and of quiet demeanor.

    The Old Pike Thomas B. Searight
  • Hallam mounted, crossed his crutches before him, and lifted his cap.

    Reels and Spindles Evelyn Raymond
  • Your correspondent observes also: "What Mr. Hallam calls an 'edition,' was the first publication."

  • His thoughts were never profound, but Hallam flushed and felt ashamed.

    Reels and Spindles Evelyn Raymond
  • The woman would have led again, but young Hallam cut in, none too courteously.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance

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