Definition of Crosby
1. Noun. United States singer and film actor (1904-1977).
Generic synonyms: Actor, Histrion, Player, Role Player, Thespian, Balladeer, Crooner
Definition of Crosby
1. Proper noun. (surname) ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Crosby
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Books Relating to America, from Its Discovery to the Present by Joseph Sabin, Wilberforce Eames, Bibliographical Society of America, Robert William Glenroie Vail (1873)
"crosby (JL) The Littlejohn Libel Suit. The Case of De Witt C. Littlejohn ... B. 17641 crosby (J.) A Copy of a Case between Joseph crosby of Worcester, ..."
2. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine (1816)
"The Case of BRASS crosby, esq. Lord-Mayor of London, on a Commitment by the ... 27th day of March List, the said Bra«:» crosby was committed to the Tower of ..."
3. A survey of London by John Stow (1842)
"From this conduit have you, amongst many fair • Spencer, Earl of Northampton, the eon of Sir John Spencer, resided at crosby place in 1638. ..."
4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"Englacial Drift : By WO crosby. In the longest paper of this number, Prof. crosby presents a very thorough discussion of the drift which was transported in ..."
5. London by Charles Knight (1841)
"Mission entrusted to Sir John crosby . . Building of crosby Place .... The Duke of Gloster and the Lady Anne • Deposition of Edward V. determined ou in ..."
6. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1906)
"Of this price crosby paid $3000 before the contract was executed, ... Mr. crosby, not having made all the payments required by said contract, the parties, ..."