Definitions of Wynn

  1. Alt. of Wen
  2. A kind of timber truck, or carriage.
  3. A kind of timber truck or carriage. Simmonds.

Usage examples for Wynn

  1. 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
  2. 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
  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. 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
  5. Nevertheless, it was true that Father Wynn was somewhat loud and intolerant in his tolerance. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  6. You want to trap poor Father Wynn – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  7. 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
  8. " Wynn keep your gun ready. – The Love of Frank Nineteen by David Carpenter Knight
  9. If " Rip Van Winkle" is ever produced again, Ed Wynn should be cast as Rip. – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  10. Who is she, Wynn – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  11. At all events, you seem fairly comfortable, Wynn – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  12. Maurice Wynn is with me; and the good Mishka and his father. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  13. 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
  14. Something Wynn or Wynn something. – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  15. 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
  16. " 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
  17. Sorry you can't come with us, Mr. Wynn but come later if you can. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  18. " He has," replied Wynn – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  19. 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
  20. Wynn made no doubt it was the sheriff and Brace. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte