Mayfair


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May·fair

 (mā′fâr′)
A fashionable district in the West End of London, England. It was named after an annual fair held in the district until 1708.

Mayfair

(ˈmeɪˌfɛə)
n
(Placename) a fashionable district of west central London
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For you might spend your life, say, in studying the London street boy, and write never so movingly and humourously about him, yet would he never know your name; and though Whitechapel makes novelists, it does so without knowing it,--makes them to be read in Mayfair,--just as it never wears the dainty hats and gowns its weary little milliners and seamstresses make through the day and night.
You will see by the figures in the corner that it is more profitable to the landlord than an average house in Mayfair.
One afternoon, a month later, Dorian Gray was reclining in a luxurious arm-chair, in the little library of Lord Henry's house in Mayfair.
All these things went through his mind during their long slow drive from Mayfair to South Kensington, where Mrs.
And the worst of it all is that I have been told that this woman has got a great deal of money out of somebody, for it seems that she came to London six months ago without anything at all to speak of, and now she has this charming house in Mayfair, drives her ponies in the Park every afternoon and all--well, all--since she has known poor dear Windermere.
He lives on the Hill, back of the Mayfair bakery, runnin' a cobbler's shop that everybody knows, and you'll have no trouble.
There is no more agreeable object in life than to see Mayfair folks condescending.
Single-Family Homes and Three-Level Townhomes Available in New Mayfair Community
Can't beat the mayfair :)," the Sun quoted her as stating.
The Mayfair Group of Companies, a conglomerate of businesses operating in offshore financial and investments, has announced the launch of its new subsidiary company - 'Mayfair Training'.
Just hours after a wild night on the lash with hubby Stephen Belafonte at the Mayfair Hotel in London, the former Spice Girl had to be up and at it to launch International Fitness Week.
Labour MP Stephen Pound wrote to the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards John Lyon asking him to investigate reports that the billionaire had failed to register his interest in the Belize-based company Mayfair Ltd.