A Man of Mark
On this page:
"A Man of Mark" is a book by Anthony Hope.
- also known as "A Man of Mark (Large Print Edition)"
- genre: Fiction
- subjects: Classics, Adventure, Literature, Literary
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for A Man of Mark
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
a man of mark: a famous ...
Etymological and Pronouncing Literary, Scientific and Technical ... by Charles Annandale
an indication, visible token, or evidence; pre-eminence, distinction, importance, eminent position (a man of mark), respectful attention or regard; heed; anything to which a missile may be directed; the point to be reached; the proper standard; ...
by Ernest Weekley
But a man of mark is F. homme de marque, man of distinction; cf. to make one's mark. Below (up to) the mark refers partly to mark in sense of brand, trade-mark; cf. up to dick. Bless (save) the mark, common in Shaks., was a deprecatory phrase ...
The Standard American Encyclopedia of Arts, Sciences, History, Biography, Geography, Statistics, and General Knowledge (1898)
by John Clark Ridpath
an Indication, Visible token, or evidence; pre-eminence, distinction, importance , eminent position (a man of mark); respectful attention or regard; heed; anything to which a missile may bedtrected; thepuint to be reached; 'the proper standard; ...
by Thomas Davidson
—A man of mark, a. well-known or famous man: Beside the mark, not properly referring to the matter in hand ; God bless, or save, the mark, or Save the mark, a phrase expressing ironicnl astonishment or scorn, from the usage of archery ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for A Man of Mark
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of A Man of Mark for some fun with words!