standish: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (stan'dish), [key]
— n. Archaic.
  1. a stand for ink, pens, and other writing materials.


Pronunciation: (stan'dish), [key]
— n.
  1. pseudonym of Gilbert Patten.
  2. c1584–1656, American settler, born in England: military leader in Plymouth Colony.
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