Definition of Smollett

1. Noun. Scottish writer of adventure novels (1721-1771).

Exact synonyms: Tobias George Smollett, Tobias Smollett
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smollett

Smith-Indian operation
Smith-Petersen nail
Smith-Riley syndrome
Smith-Robinson operation
Smithereen
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Smithfield stone
Smithian
Smiths
Smithsonian
Smithy
Smitty Stevens
Smoggies
Smoggy
Smolensk
Smollett
Smollettian
Smolyan
Smriti
Smurf turf
Smuts
Smyrna
Smyrniot
Smyrniots
Smyrnium
Smyrnium olusatrum
Smythy
Sn
Snake River

Literary usage of Smollett

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1. The Development of the English Novel by Wilbur Lucius Cross (1899)
"Tobias smollett The first novels of Tobias smollett appeared when Richardson and ... smollett and Fielding professed the same source of inspiration — Spain. ..."

2. The Development of the English Novel by Wilbur Lucius Cross (1899)
"Tobias smollett The first novels of Tobias smollett appeared when Richardson and ... smollett and Fielding professed the same source of inspiration — Spain. ..."

3. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1899)
"Translated ... by T. smollett. Ornamented with engravings by the first masters, ... A revised translation, based on those of Motteux, Jarvis, and smollett. ..."

4. English Prose: Selections by Henry Craik (1895)
"Then smollett, whose health was extremely bad, journeyed to France and Italy, publishing in 1766, after his return, a very ill-tempered book of Travels. ..."

5. The Cambridge History of English Literature by Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller (1913)
"CHAPTER II Fielding and smollett THE two novelists with whom this chapter is to deal were very different in character, aims and achievement. ..."

6. Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and by Robert Chambers, David Patrick (1902)
"The Memoirs of a Lady of Quality —a true tale (of Lady Vane), for inserting which smollett was bribed by a sum of money—mark the most humiliating episode in ..."

7. The Literature of Roguery by Frank Wadleigh Chandler (1907)
"smollett with Amelia's wicked sister in keeping her out of an estate are brought to ... smollett Where Fielding had acknowledged dependence upon Cervantes, ..."

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