Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [ʃ'ɝw,ʊd]
Pronunciations of sherwood
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meaning of the word
United States playwright (1896-1955)
But that would not be like Tom Sherwood!
That visit to the lumber camp was memorable for Nan Sherwood in more ways than one.
The day was bright, the sky blue, and Sherwood had taken upon itself early summer raiment.
But it all lay with the result of Momsey's and Papa Sherwood's visit to Scotland and Emberon Castle.
Momsey and Papa Sherwood had sent it from Glasgow, and were on their way to Edinburgh before Nan received the word.
He had offered money to have Mr. Sherwood beaten up, and the ruffians he had bribed would doubtless be only too eager to earn the reward.
Many people were more or less interested in the case and they came to the Sherwood home and talked excitedly about it in the big kitchen.
These, and many other subjects of thought, kept the mind of Nan Sherwood occupied during the first few weeks of her sojourn at Pine Camp.
For, despite Mrs. Henry Sherwood's bruskness and masculine appearance, Nan learned that there were certain matters over which her aunt showed extreme nervousness.
And Uncle Henry believed that Toby, with his old-time knowledge of land-boundaries, could tell, if he would, which was right in the present contention between Mr. Sherwood and Gedney Raffer.
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