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commonwealth's-man

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who favored the English commonwealth.

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Examples

  • He turned and left the hut so soon as he had uttered these last words; and, as if ashamed of the tenderness which had mingled with his accents, the young commonwealth's-man turned and walked sternly and resolvedly forth into the moonlight, which now was spreading its broad light and autumnal shadows over the woodland.

    Woodstock; or, the Cavalier

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