[tod-huhn-ter] /ˈtɒdˌhʌn tər/ (Show IPA), 1886–1975, U.S. detective novelist.
Robert, 1844–1930, New Zealand jurist and statesman: prime minister 1884–87.
solidly built or corpulent
(prenominal) resolute or valiant: stout fellow
strong, substantial, and robust
a stout heart, courage; resolution
strong porter highly flavoured with malt
Sir Robert. 1844–1930, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1884–87)
Robert Smith, 1805–64, English editor and writer. Historical Examples Shadows of Flames Amelie Rives The Doctor’s Red Lamp Various Villainage in England Paul Vinogradoff The Doctor’s Red Lamp Various The American Senator Anthony Trollope The Doctor’s Red Lamp Various The Ballads and Songs of Yorkshire C. J. Davison Ingledew Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe […]
Helen Herron [her-uh n] /ˈhɛr ən/ (Show IPA), 1861–1943, U.S. First Lady 1909–13 (wife of William Howard Taft). Lorado [luh-rey-doh] /ləˈreɪ doʊ/ (Show IPA), 1860–1936, U.S. sculptor. Robert A(lphonso) [al-fon-soh] /ælˈfɒn soʊ/ (Show IPA), 1889–1953, U.S. lawyer and political leader (son of William Howard). William Howard, 1857–1930, 27th president of the U.S. 1909–13; chief justice […]
a short or docked tail. an animal with such a tail. Also, bobtailed. having a bobtail. cut short; docked; cropped. shorter or briefer than usual; abbreviated: Several legislative items must be dropped from the current bobtail session of Congress. to cut short the tail of; dock, often by cutting a muscle in a horse’s tail […]
A(lan) J(ohn) P(ercivale) 1906–90, English historian. Bayard [bahy-erd,, bey-] /ˈbaɪ ərd,, ˈbeɪ-/ (Show IPA), (James Bayard) 1825–78, U.S. poet, novelist, and travel writer. Brook, 1685–1731, English mathematician. Cecil (Percival) born 1933, U.S. jazz pianist and composer. Charles Ghankay, born 1948, Liberian guerrilla leader and politician: president 1997–2003. David Watson, 1864–1940, U.S. naval architect. Edward, 1644?–1729, […]