Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: gladstone
IPA transcription: [ɡl'ædst,oʊn]
Pronunciations of gladstone
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: portmanteau, Gladstone, Gladstone_bag
    Meaning: a large travelling bag made of stiff leather
  • Synonyms: Gladstone, William_Gladstone, William_Ewart_Gladstone
    Meaning: liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898)
Usage examples
  • Mr. Gladstone, too, could indulge in small talk.
  • We got a big Gladstone for the clothes, and a couple of hampers for the victuals and the cooking utensils.
  • Why should we look to Lord John Russell;--why should we regard Palmerston and Gladstone, when Tom Towers without a struggle can put us right?
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Queen Victoria, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, License CC BY-SA 4.0