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Hopkins (ˈhɒpkɪnz Pronunciation for Hopkins

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noun

  1. Sir Anthony. born 1937, Welsh actor: his films include Bounty (1984), The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Shadowlands (1994), Nixon (1995), and Hannibal (2001)
  2. Sir Frederick Gowland (ˈɡaʊlənd). 1861–1947, British biochemist, who pioneered research into what came to be called vitamins: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1929)
  3. Gerard Manley. 1844–89, British poet and Jesuit priest, who experimented with sprung rhythm in his highly original poetry
  4. Harry L(loyd). 1890–1946, US administrator. During World War II he was a personal aide to President Roosevelt and administered the lend-lease programme

Example Sentences Including 'Hopkins'

After collecting Adam Flynn's backpass a slight delay allowed Hopkins to close in on him.
Liverpool Daily Post and Echo (2003)
By the time of the first trial of witches apprehended by Hopkins in July 1645, the Long Parliament was in its last stages.
Barbara Erskine HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
Colin Ferrell plays the legendary leader, while Anthony Hopkins narrates his life story as Alexander's good friend Ptolemy.
Maxim (2004)
For the Blues England youth international striker Paul Hopkins has been in fine form - he has scored five in five matches.
Liverpool Daily Post and Echo (2004)
In another bout, Bernard Hopkins retained his middleweight title in a lopsided win over William Joppy.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Malone, Kemp, Chapters on Chaucer (Baltimore, Md: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1951).
Benson, David C Chaucer's `Troilus and Criseyde
Matthew Hopkins was buried here in this redundant, deconsecrated place.
Barbara Erskine HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
The bodies of Sarah Williams and Brian Rogers were discovered by a twelve-year-old boy called Sam Hopkins.
Kippax, Frank The Scar
With the win, the stage is set for a September superfight with undisputed champion Hopkins.
CBC (2004)

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