Definitions of kent

  1. United States painter noted for his woodcuts ( 1882- 1971)
  2. a county in southeastern England on the English Channel; the first to be colonized by the Romans

Usage examples for kent

  1. 201. Kent Edward, Duke of, death, iii. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  2. Grimes' battery of artillery and the Rough Riders were to support General Kent in his attack on Aguadores, while General Duffield, with the Thirty- third and a battalion of the Thirty- fourth Michigan volunteers, was in advance of Kent's left. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  3. All those places are in Kent – The Eye of Osiris by R. Austin Freeman
  4. The hour produced its men in Kent and " the immortal Brown," as Repton calls him. – Garden-Craft Old and New by John D. Sedding
  5. I have been much disappointed in not having Kent with us, and now that he has come, I must soon leave him here and go back to all the others. – Molly Brown's Orchard Home by Nell Speed