Definitions of robert

  1. See Herb Robert, under Herb.

Usage examples for robert

  1. After all, they are connexions through poor Robert, and he seems anxious that they should start well in the county. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. " I don't think that's nice of you, Robert," said his mother. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  3. Look what wants to see Mr. Robert! – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  4. Robert was not there to strike a useless blow for his beloved land. – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  5. And if so, might not Robert Grell's hiding- place have been betrayed? – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  6. Robert did not know why, but he was quite sure the reason was good. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  7. The first will be that of my son Robert and my pretty Lady Gertrude here. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  8. Robert Bucknor, the father of the present owner, was then a young man. – The Comings of Cousin Ann by Emma Speed Sampson
  9. Robert can fix it in a minute. – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  10. You don't know Robert. – Red Hair by Elinor Glyn
  11. Say, he's the real thing, Mr. Robert is, no matter if he does take it out in wishin'! – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  12. Mr Robert is, of course? – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  13. After a little more talk, Mr. Buxton looked at Anthony curiously a moment or two; and then said: " I wonder you have not guessed yet who Father Robert is; for I am sure you know that that cannot be his real name." – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  14. My father wus named Robert Blalock. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  15. Do you know what he told Robert? – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  16. She was the Princess Maria, natural daughter of King Robert the Wise, he whose tomb we saw in the Church of Santa Chiara. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  17. " I am not afraid," said Mr. Robert Keane. – Thankful Rest by Annie S. Swan
  18. King Robert noticed the change and wondered at it. – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  19. I haven't got over it yet, and as for Hugh, I have never seen him so moved since- since Robert died." – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward