Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: livingstone
IPA transcription: [l'ɪvɪŋst,oʊn]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Livingstone, David_Livingstone
    Meaning: Scottish missionary and explorer who discovered the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls (1813-1873)
Usage examples
  • Dorry, who was a sort of Dr. Livingstone where strange articles of food were concerned, usually made the first experiment, and if he said that it was good, the rest followed suit.
  • He would naturally retire gloomily from the gay world, and end his miserable existence in the approved Guy Livingstone fashion of life, between cavendish tobacco, deep drinking, and high play.