Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: oswald
IPA transcription: ['ɔzwɔld]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Oswald, Lee_Harvey_Oswald
    Meaning: United States assassin of President John F. Kennedy (1939-1963)
Usage examples
  • Edward bade Oswald farewell, and returned to the intendant's, and found that Oswald was correct, as supper was being placed on the table.
  • Aidan was an Irishman who entered the monastery of Iona, from which he was sent to preach to the Northumbrians on the invitation of their good king, Oswald.
  • King Edwin's head was brought to York, and afterwards taken into the church of the blessed Peter the Apostle, which he had begun, but which his successor Oswald finished, as has been said before.