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Dutch
used in Babbitt

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Definition
the people of the Netherlands (including Holland); or relating to them (including the name of their language)
  • Babbitt's green and white Dutch Colonial house was one of three in that block on Chatham Road.
    Chapter 3 (4% in)
  • There was nothing of the giant in the aspect of the man who was beginning to awaken on the sleeping-porch of a Dutch Colonial house in that residential district of Zenith known as Floral Heights.
    Chapter 1 (9% in)
  • The market gardens in Dutch Hollow, their shanties patched with corrugated iron and stolen doors.
    Chapter 3 (52% in)
  • He sat at a glass-covered table in the Art Room of the Inn, with its painted rabbits, mottoes lettered on birch bark, and waitresses being artistic in Dutch caps; he ate insufficient lettuce sandwiches, and was lively and naughty with Mrs. Sassburger, who was as smooth and large-eyed as a cloak-model.
    Chapter 13 (68% in)
  • Well, to tell the truth, Mrs. Overbrook, thing that hits me best is a great big beefsteak at a Dutch restaurant in the Loop!
    Chapter 15 (93% in)

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