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clough

(klʌf)
n
(Physical Geography) dialect a gorge or narrow ravine
[Old English clōh]

Clough

(klʌf)
n
1. (Biography) Arthur Hugh. 1819–61, British poet, author of Amours de Voyage (1858) and Dipsychus (1865)
2. (Biography) Brian. 1935–2004, English footballer and manager
References in classic literature ?
"Heaven grant the manlier heart, that timely ere Youth fly, with life's real tempest would be coping; The fruit of dreamy hoping Is, waking, blank despair." - CLOUGH, Ambarvalia.
Among the best or most representative single ballads are: The Hunting of the Cheviot (otherwise called The Ancient Ballad of Chevy Chase--clearly of minstrel authorship); Sir Patrick Spens; Robin Hood and Guy of Gisborne; Adam Bell, Clym of the Clough, and William of Cloudeslee; Captain Car, or Edom o' Gordon; King Estmere (though this has been somewhat altered by Bishop Percy, who had and destroyed the only surviving copy of it); Edward, Edward; Young Waters; Sweet William's Ghost; Lord Thomas and Fair Annet.
[1] Adam Bell, Clym o' the Clough, and William of Cloudesly were three noted north-country bowmen whose names have been celebrated in many ballads of the olden time.
BURTON Albion manager Nigel Clough believes more than half of League One will "fancy their chances" of challenging for the top six in 2019-20.
The Clough Global Equity Fund (NYSE American:GLQ) declared on Monday that its board of trustees authorised a monthly common shares cash distribution of USD0.1291 per share.
The Board of Trustees (the "Board") for the Clough Global Opportunities Fund (the "Fund") has declared a monthly cash distribution of USD 0.1013 per common share, the company said.
Largely written in 1849, first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1858, Arthur Hugh Clough's Amours de voyage begins with four epigraphs.
BURTON manager Nigel Clough insists the Brewers' forthcoming matches against Liverpool and Derby are nowhere near as daunting as a "torturous" trip to Doncaster last season.
IT WAS at Burton Albion that Nigel Clough cut his teeth as a manager.
"We have 75 points now which is not bad," BREW HA-HA: and his predecessor said Clough. "And if you are not playing well, at least make sure you don't lose if you don't win."
JOSE MOURINHO has spoken of his profound admiration for former Nottingham Forest manager Brian Clough.