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Spender

[spen-der] /ˈspɛn dər/
noun
1.
Stephen, 1909–96, English poet and critic.
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spender

/ˈspɛndə/
noun
1.
a person who spends money in a manner specified: a big spender

Spender

/ˈspɛndə/
noun
1.
Sir Stephen. 1909–95, English poet and critic, who played an important part in the left-wing literary movement of the 1930s. His works include Journals 1939–83 (1985) and Collected Poems (1985)
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speed merchant

noun phrase
  1. A very fast runner: The little guy could really scoot, a speed merchant (1910+ Baseball)
  2. A very good fastball pitcher: He had a glass arm and he certainly was no speed merchant (1940s+)

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