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proprietor
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

3 uses
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Definition
the owner of a business
  • An ancient haggadah book in which a pair of hornrimmed convex spectacles inserted marked the passage of thanksgiving in the ritual prayers for Pessach (Passover): a photocard of the Queen's Hotel, Ennis, proprietor, Rudolph Bloom: an envelope addressed: To My Dear Son Leopold.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (81% in)
  • —That bitch, that English whore, did for him, the shebeen proprietor commented.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (71% in)
  • To inaugurate a series of static semistatic and peripatetic intellectual dialogues, places the residence of both speakers (if both speakers were resident in the same place), the Ship hotel and tavern, 6 Lower Abbey street (W. and E. Connery, proprietors), the National Library of Ireland, 10 Kildare street, the National Maternity Hospital, 29, 30 and 31 Holles street, a public garden, the vicinity of a place of worship, a conjunction of two or more public thoroughfares, the point of...
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (41% in)

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