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Nich·ol·son

 (nĭk′əl-sən), Ben 1894-1982.
British painter known for his Cubist still lifes and landscapes.

Nicholson

, John Joseph Known as "Jack." Born 1937.
American actor who has won Academy Awards for his portrayal of charismatic but troubled characters in films such as One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) and As Good As It Gets (1997).

Nicholson

(ˈnɪkəlsən)
n
1. (Biography) Ben. 1894–1982, English painter, noted esp for his abstract geometrical works
2. (Biography) Jack. born 1937, US film actor. His films include Easy Rider (1969), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1974), Chinatown (1974), Terms of Endearment (1983), Batman (1989), As Good As It Gets (1998), About Schmidt (2002), and The Departed (2006)
3. (Biography) John. 1821–57, British general and administrator, born in Ireland: deputy commissioner in the Punjab (1851–56), where he became the object of hero-worship among the natives and kept the Punjab loyal during the Indian Mutiny: played a major role in the capture of Delhi

Nich•ol•son

(ˈnɪk əl sən)

n.
Ben, 1894–1982, British painter.
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JOHN VAREY NICHOLSON was stupid; yet, stupider men than he are now sprawling in Parliament, and lauding themselves as the authors of their own distinction.
Nicholson had died about thirty, and left him with three children: a daughter two years, and a son about eight years younger than John; and John himself, the unlucky bearer of a name infamous in English history.
Nicholson; it took his son from the house, and he was a jealous parent; it kept him from the office, and he was a martinet; lastly, Mr.
'Nicholson,' said he, 'I want you to lend me a pound or two till Monday.'
Only when he thought of Miss Mackenzie there fell upon his mind a shadow of regret; that young lady was worthy of better things than plain John Nicholson, still known among schoolmates by the derisive name of 'Fatty'; and he felt, if he could chalk a cue, or stand at ease, with such a careless grace as Alan, he could approach the object of his sentiments with a less crushing sense of inferiority.
Nicholson should see it when he comes in for his tea and toast at ten."
And there's Douglas Nicholson. His brother put rat poison in the family pancakes.
Vat about Milman and Van Shorst, and the Nicholson family, and old Mr.
Thomas Nicholson, 20, jumped onto the shop counter, smashed open the till and attacked workers during a 'sustained, prolonged and vicious' attack at a Salford grocery store.
The murder investigation was hampered when Nicholson refused to reveal his Facebook password, and the social media giant delayed handing over details of communications between him and Lucy.
Hannah Nicholson owned a car that was being used by Keegan Doyle, when he knocked down Alfie Watts in Park Avenue, Saltney, at about 4pm on January 6 2019, Mold Crown Court heard.
Stephen Nicholson, 25, sent the text to Stacey White, 31, after she had appealed to family and friends to help find 13-year-old Lucy.