eliot eliot  /ˈɛ li ət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) British poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature; his plays are outstanding examples of modern verse drama (1888-1965)
  2. (n) British writer of novels characterized by realistic analysis of provincial Victorian society (1819-1880)

Usage(s):

  • Now that headline writers refer to eliot spitzer with comic-book-hero honorifics like "the Enforcer" or "Sheriff of Wall Street," it's worth remembering that when the New York .

News

  1. DealBook: New York Suit Against Greenberg Allowed to Proceed

    The decision by the Court of Appeals will let Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman move forward with an eight-year-old case first brought by Eliot L. Spitzer and then by Andrew M. Cuomo.        
    on June 25, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Sports Shorts: Eliot Post 188 splits pair in Legion baseball

    BIDDEFORD, Maine — Eliot Post 188 split a doubleheader with Biddeford on Saturday, bringing its Zone 5 record to 4-1 on the season in American Legion baseball.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Portsmouth Herald

  3. Eliot Lipp Remixed

    Eliot Lipp has been producing tracks and hitting the road for over eight years now. While he’s certainly become a fixture of the electronic scene, Lipp has also found himself on the lineups of some of the biggest jam-oriented festivals out there, from Rothbury to Wakarusa.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Jambands.com

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