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Hilliard

[hil-yerd] /ˈhɪl yərd/
noun
1.
Nicholas, 1547–1619, English goldsmith and miniaturist painter.
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  • Hilliard could not think of any, but he recognized that his failure did not prove that none existed.

    The Pit Prop Syndicate Freeman Wills Crofts
  • This partnership existed till the close of Mr. Hilliard's life.

  • Again they passed out of earshot, and Hilliard took the opportunity to stretch his somewhat cramped limbs.

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  • And when I turned quickly to see, who should it be but Mr. Erveng and Hilliard!

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  • The action was momentary, but it was enough to bring back with a rush all Hilliard's suspicions.

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  • "So you should; I'm glad to meet you," Hilliard said, shaking hands with Jack.

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  • Mayor Hilliard, the man who had made fancy speeches, seemed to have vanished.

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  • Mrs. Erveng won't let me play with Hilliard, I'm sure she won't, 'that's so unladylike!'

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  • I certainly did not expect that old campaigners would learn a lesson from you, Hilliard, as soon as you started.

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Hilliard

/ˈhɪlɪəd/
noun
1.
Nicholas. 1537–1619, English miniaturist, esp of portraits
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