Carrington

(redirected from Carington)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.

Carrington

(ˈkærɪŋtən)
n
1. (Biography) Dora, known as Carrington. 1893–1932, British painter, engraver, and letter writer; a member of the Bloomsbury Group
2. (Biography) Peter (Alexander Rupert), 6th Baron. born 1919, British Conservative politician: secretary of state for defence (1970–74); foreign secretary (1979–82); secretary general of NATO (1984–88)
References in periodicals archive ?
The next edition, published in 1783, was prepared for Carnan by a hack writer named Richard Johnson (71) while Paterson found a new publisher; the London print and map seller Carington Bowles.
Carington, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
David Gibson Moore, Chief Executive Officer, Regional Office, LGT Group Foundation and The Hon Rupert Carington DL, International Adviser, LGT Group Foundation.
He was extremely popular and successful, his work being engraved for and published by the printseller Carington Bowles, who kept the original watercolours from which they were taken.
ROYAL VICTORIAN ORDER LVO The Honourable Virginia Carington.
Andrew Carington has been named vice president, general counsel and secretary; previously, he was associate general counsel, a job he's held since 2006.
CARTON CALL From left, SIG Combibloc''s Regine McKenna and Imelda Carington, managing director Malcolm Allum and Cindy Haast
The writings of Tagore, Radhakrishnan, and Vivekananda influenced several British intellectuals to focus on Vedanta in the interwar period, including the popular scientific and religious writer Gerald Heard (1889-1971), the novelist Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), the Cambridge scholar and psychical researcher Whately Carington (1892-1957), and the London philosopher Cyril Joad (1891-1953).
Lassetter and the officer commanding the Bushmen, Lieutenant-Colonel the Hon Rupert Carington, formerly a Guards officer and member of the House of Commons, responded with denials.
In the 1650s, for example, a sister and a niece of Charles, first Viscount Carington were in religious houses in the Low Countries, and John, a son, attended St Omer and Rome.
Cooper fired 69-3-66 for a narrow win from Pete Westley (74- 8-66) and Nigel Thomas (85-19-66), and Davies' score of 85-17-68 saw her comfortably hold off the challenge of Bridget Carington (100-30-70) and Lynn Blasdale (92-18-74).