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[tang-guh l-woo d] /ˈtæŋ gəlˌwʊd/
See under Lenox.


[len-uh ks] /ˈlɛn əks/
a town in W Massachusetts, in the Berkshire Hills: a former estate (Tanglewood) in the area is the site of annual summer music festivals. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Hawthorne's Tanglewood Tales give excellent suggestions as to the right use to be made of the old mythologies.

    Study of Child Life Marion Foster Washburne
  • Judge Merlin did not come to Tanglewood as usual this summer.

    Ishmael Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Its banks are fringed with a Tanglewood of willows, shrubs, trees, and clambering vines.

    The Harris-Ingram Experiment Charles E. Bolton
  • To Tanglewood, as we called it, at all seasons of the year, came Hawthorne and his wife and children.

    Hawthorne and His Circle Julian Hawthorne
  • But the carriage without pausing for a moment rolled on its way to Tanglewood House.

    Ishmael Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • He knew every chasm, every velvety bank, every dainty flower growing in some Tanglewood for miles around.

  • He was the same Jim who used to wait on the table at Tanglewood.

    Ishmael Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Betty and Miles Bradford strolled over to Tanglewood and sat for more than an hour on the shady stile leading into the churchyard.

    The Little Colonel: Maid of Honor Annie Fellows Johnston
  • His home, “Tanglewood,” was on Woodbine Street and perhaps the thermometer business was operating in one of the outbuildings.

    The Auburndale Watch Company Edwin A. Battison

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