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Soane

[sohn] /soʊn/
noun
1.
Sir John, 1753–1837, English architect.
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  • On the roof, close to the chimney, the one-eyed man and Soane peered down into the studio through the smeared ventilator.

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • Soane looked after him with an uneasy expression, partly humorous.

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • "I don't know," he whispered, so faintly that Soane had to bring his ear very near his lips.

    The Castle Inn Stanley John Weyman
  • Who is that lovely being talking to the little Soane girl, Garry?

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • Soane, with misgivings gnawing at his heart, was in no patient mood.

    The Castle Inn Stanley John Weyman
  • This man, with only one eye, appears to be a friend of the superintendent, Soane.

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • Soane, always deeply impressed by the presence of Murtagh Skeel, offered his chair and drew another one to the table.

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • Evidently he, too, was awaiting the reappearance of Soane and Freund.

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
  • He gasped and with a groan but no articulate word fell forward in Soane's arms.

    The Castle Inn Stanley John Weyman
  • Had she learned what the drunken Soane meant by asserting that her name was not Soane but Fane?

    The Moonlit Way Robert W. Chambers
British Dictionary definitions for Soane

Soane

/səʊn/
noun
1.
Sir John. 1753–1837, British architect. His work includes Dulwich College Art Gallery (1811–14) and his own house in Lincoln's Inn Fields, London (1812–13), which is now the Sir John Soane's Museum
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