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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - English writer (born in Ireland) (1713-1766).

Usage examples (31)
  • Journey would be left if all that we call Sterne himself were extracted from it.
  • "Sterne," which the author had the good sense gratefully to accept.
  • The detail of Jacobi’s indebtedness to Sterne is to be found in these two works.
  • In like manner Goldsmith called Sterne a blockhead; for Mr. Forster (Life of Goldsmith, for more
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