Anne


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Anne

 (ăn) 1665-1714.
Queen of Great Britain and Ireland (1702-1714). The last monarch of the Stuart line, she was also the first English ruler to reign over a unified England and Scotland (1707), making her the first sovereign of Great Britain.

Anne

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1. (Biography) Princess, the Princess Royal. born 1950, daughter of Elizabeth II of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; a noted horsewoman and president of the Save the Children Fund
2. (Biography) Queen. 1665–1714, queen of Great Britain and Ireland (1702–14), daughter of James II, and the last of the Stuart monarchs
3. (Biography) Saint. (in Christian tradition) the mother of the Virgin Mary. Feast day: July 26 or 25

Anne

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1665–1714, queen of England 1702–14.
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Noun1.Anne - Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; daughter if James II and the last of the Stuart monarchs; in 1707 she was the last English ruler to exercise the royal veto over parliament (1665-1714)
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I recalled to her our meeting in Limmeridge churchyard at the close of my interview there with the woman in white, taking special care to remind her that I was the person who assisted Anne Catherick
as Anne had herself declared) to escape the pursuit from the Asylum.
Clements and Anne had travelled that day as far as Derby, and had remained there a week on Anne's account.
At Grimsby the first serious symptoms of illness had shown themselves in Anne.
Harvest is ended and summer is gone," quoted Anne Shirley, gazing across the shorn fields dreamily.
It seems to me they have been gone long enough to go around the world," sighed Anne.
So passes the glory of this world,' " concluded Anne, with a laugh in which there was a little note of regret.
Charlie Sloane will be a great comfort, of course," agreed Anne sarcastically; whereupon both those irresponsible damsels laughed.
Marilla said nothing to Matthew about the affair that evening; but when Anne proved still refractory the next morning an explanation had to be made to account for her absence from the breakfast table.
Breakfast, dinner, and supper were very silent meals--for Anne still remained obdurate.
It'll have to be done sooner or later, you know, for Marilla's a dreadful deter- mined woman--dreadful determined, Anne.
I suppose I could do it to oblige you," said Anne thoughtfully.