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  • noun Plural form of engrosser.

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Examples

  • Wartime profiteers were “Rascally Tory Jew engrossers.”

    Robert Morris

  • The annual elections for the state Assembly took place in late October, and as Pennsylvania historian Robert Brunhouse put it, “The fury against engrossers, Tories, and well-to-do Republicans in general presaged only one result.”

    Robert Morris

  • The annual elections for the state Assembly took place in late October, and as Pennsylvania historian Robert Brunhouse put it, “The fury against engrossers, Tories, and well-to-do Republicans in general presaged only one result.”

    Robert Morris

  • Wartime profiteers were “Rascally Tory Jew engrossers.”

    Robert Morris

  • Should ye set an oligarchy of twenty engrossers over it, to bring a famine upon our minds again, when we shall know nothing but what is measured to us by their bushel?

    Areopagitica

  • Should ye set an oligarchy of twenty engrossers over it, to bring a famine upon our minds again, when we shall know nothing but what is measured to us by their bushel?

    Areopagitica

  • In one of the most vehement letters he ever wrote, Washington gave vent to his hatred of big-time war profiteers—the monopolizers, forestallers, and engrossers of condign punishment. . .

    Angel in the Whirlwind

  • In one of the most vehement letters he ever wrote, Washington gave vent to his hatred of big-time war profiteers—the monopolizers, forestallers, and engrossers of condign punishment. . .

    Angel in the Whirlwind

  • The laws against forestallers and engrossers, who, it was currently believed, were leagued against both army and country, were powerless, as such laws always are.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 85, November, 1864

  • (3 Oct., 1709) to put the law in force against all engrossers, forestallers and regraters of corn.

    London and the Kingdom - Volume II

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