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Symonds

[sim-uh ndz] /ˈsɪm əndz/
noun
1.
John Addington
[ad-ing-tuh n] /ˈæd ɪŋ tən/ (Show IPA),
1840–93, English poet, essayist, and critic.
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  • Mr. Symonds himself lived there for a great part of his life.

  • "Captain Lloyd's orders, sir," and Symonds saluted respectfully.

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  • In this point Mr. Symonds seems to us unjust towards Jonson.

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  • The sergeant and Symonds sat by the entrance, watching their prisoners closely.

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  • Soon after he sat down Symonds, the hotel-keeper, came out on the veranda.

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  • Goddard turned and beckoned to Symonds, who had stopped some yards in the rear.

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  • He dropped heavily into an armchair, and signed to Symonds to take the one opposite him.

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Symonds

/ˈsɪməndz/
noun
1.
John Addington (ˈædɪŋtən). 1840–93, English writer, noted for his Renaissance in Italy (1875–86) and for studies of homosexuality
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