Hoffman


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Hoffman

(ˈhɒfmən)
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(Biography) Dustin (Lee) (ˈdʌstɪn). born 1937, US stage and film actor. His films include The Graduate (1967), Midnight Cowboy (1969), All the President's Men (1976), Kramer vs Kramer (1979), Rain Man (1989), Accidental Hero (1992), and Moonlight Mile (2002)
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Noun1.Hoffman - United States sculptor (1887-1966)Hoffman - United States sculptor (1887-1966)  
2.Hoffman - versatile United States film actor (born in 1937)
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Natasha ran into the house and went on tiptoe through the half-open door into the sitting room, where there was a smell of vinegar and Hoffman's drops.
He took Blanche up to the Hoffman House one evening, where they have swell music, and you see a lot of swells.
In the meanwhile, as the thing is difficult to find in France, and your abbe is not probably disposed to make a journey to Paris on my account, I must continue to use Monsieur Planche's anti-spasmodics; and mint and Hoffman's drops are among my favorite remedies.
She like a galvanized corpse out of some Hoffman's Tale--he the preacher of feminist gospel for all the world, and a super- revolutionist besides!
The next dance was beginning; it was the Barcarolle out of Hoffman, which made Helen beat her toe in time to it; but she felt that after such a compliment it was impossible to get up and go, and, besides being amused, she was really flattered, and the honesty of his conceit attracted her.
South Africa's cyclist, Nolan Hoffman has enouraged local riders to work on some areas to enhance their performance.
The Open House event includes free lunch, sponsored by Brookdale Senior Living for the first 100 guests who arrive, plus live entertainment by Good Clean Fun Band, free blood pressure checks provided by the Village of Hoffman Estates, free Osteoporosis screenings provided by Amita Health, vendor tables, door prizes, program demos and giveaways.
We sit down with legendary actress Jackie Hoffman, who plays Yenta in the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, and Motl Didner, the Folksbiene's associate artistic director.
TULSA Todd Hoffman has been named chief medical officer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma.
Cynthia Marie Hoffman; CALL ME WHEN YOU WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE TOMBSTONES; Persea Books (Nonfiction: Poetry) 15.95 ISBN: 9780892554898
Jim Hoffman sometimes wonders what his grandfather would think ofhis family-run road construction business today.<br />In fact, the president of Black River Falls-based Hoffman Construction said he was just thinking about his grandfather as the company embarked on a big contract for Foxconn's Wisconsin plant.
Kirsty Hoffman admitted "overstepping professional boundaries" by sending a string of personal messages to the girl, causing her "distress and anxiety", and meeting her outside of school hours on several occasions.