late lamented

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late lamented

adjkürzlich verstorben or verschieden (geh); my late lamented boss (iro)mein heiß geliebter ehemaliger Chef (iro)
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Smallweed, Judy, and Bart; and regularly, all day, do they all remain there until nine at night, solaced by gipsy dinners, not abundant in quantity, from the cook's shop, rummaging and searching, digging, delving, and diving among the treasures of the late lamented.
Noel Vanstone, having been expressly cautioned against Miss Magdalen Vanstone by his late lamented father, has not yet forgotten his father's advice.
My late lamented sister was the daughter of a clergyman of the Church of England.
I'm a plain, simple, humble British merchant--an honest one, as my respected friends Hulker and Bullock will vouch, who were the correspondents of your late lamented father.
Sherlock Holmes, "London has become a singularly uninteresting city since the death of the late lamented Professor Moriarty.
Yes, Watson, I went there, and I found very quickly that the late lamented Oldacre was a pretty considerable blackguard.
whether it is true that our late lamented Merdle is the cause of this passing inconvenience?
When they can be got to believe that the kettle is made of the precious metals, in that fact lies the whole power of men like our late lamented.
He became ten times a greater favorite than ever, and, as a natural result of the hospitality with which he was treated, he relaxed, as it were, perforce, the extremely parsimonious habits which his poverty had hitherto impelled him to observe, and very frequently had little reunions at his own house, when wit and jollity reigned supreme-dampened a little, of course, by the occasional remembrance of the untoward and melancholy fate which impended over the nephew of the late lamented bosom friend of the generous host.
You call a letter from my late lamented friend informing me of the day and hour of his wife's arrival in London, written, signed, and dated by himself, a proof, I suppose?
keeping his seat, of course) like the late lamented Ducrow on two of his fiery coursers.
Informed sources say that the late lamented Big Ben's Hubby has spent a whopping Rs 1.