Definitions of Wynn

  1. A kind of timber truck, or carriage.

Usage examples for Wynn

  1. You want to trap poor Father Wynn. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  2. Wynn made no doubt it was the sheriff and Brace. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  3. Mr. Wynn and the wounded man, who occupied an arm- chair by the window, were the only occupants of the room. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  4. Many years later the Laureate wrote good- naturedly to Wynn: " I mean to read the Corn- Law Rhymer a lecture, not without some hope, that as I taught him the art of poetry I may teach him something better." – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  5. My recollection of Winnie's words on the night of the landslip came upon me with such overmastering power that the noise of the cataract seemed changed to the sound of billows tumbling on Raxton sands, and the 'wail' of Sir John Wynn seemed changed to that shriek from Raxton cliff which appalled Winnie as it appalled me. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  6. Who is she, Wynn? – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  7. Now will you tell me, Mr. Wynn, why, when you left Lord Southbourne, you did not go straight home? – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  8. " He has," replied Wynn. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  9. It had become quite dark by this time and we proceeded in single file, Wynn and myself riding at the head of the column. – In and Out of Rebel Prisons by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
  10. Perhaps you want poor old Father Wynn to say No. No, sir, nothing of the kind ever occurred. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  11. While we were listening to the cataract and what she called the Wynn wail, she began to sing the wild old air. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  12. " Half a minute, Mr. Wynn," he said, as he filled in some words on a form, and handed it to a police officer waiting inside the door. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  13. Sorry you can't come with us, Mr. Wynn; but come later if you can. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  14. If " Rip Van Winkle" is ever produced again, Ed Wynn should be cast as Rip. – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  15. Maurice Wynn is with me; and the good Mishka and his father. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  16. The interesting bridge which crosses the River Conway at Llanrwst was built in 1636 by Sir Richard Wynn, then the owner of Gwydir Castle, from the designs of Inigo Jones. – Vanishing England by P. H. Ditchfield