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[ri-kahr-doh] /rɪˈkɑr doʊ/
David, 1772–1823, English economist. Unabridged
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  • Ricardo waited, attentive, yet not without a certain contempt.

    Victory Joseph Conrad
  • Ricardo's books are amongst the first printed in that part of America.

  • They reached just above our knees, and had "Ricardo" embroidered in red cotton on the buttons.

    The Letters of her Mother to Elizabeth W. R. H. (William Rutherford Hayes) Trowbridge
  • I believe, myself, that if Ricardo asked her to marry him, she would not say ‘No.’

  • Mrs. Ricardo knows all about you, and was looking forward to seeing the conquering hero come marching home.

    Witching Hill E. W. Hornung
British Dictionary definitions for Ricardo


David. 1772–1823, British economist. His main work is Principles of Political Economy and Taxation (1817)
Derived Forms
Ricardian, adjective, noun
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