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woodhouse

(ˈwʊdˌhaʊs)
n
a house or shed for firewood
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Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition, seemed to unite some of the best blessings of existence; and had lived nearly twentyone years in the world with very little to distress or vex her.
Woodhouse's family, less as a governess than a friend, very fond of both daughters, but particularly of Emma.
Woodhouse had not married early) was much increased by his constitution and habits; for having been a valetudinarian all his life, without activity of mind or body, he was a much older man in ways than in years; and though everywhere beloved for the friendliness of his heart and his amiable temper, his talents could not have recommended him at any time.
and Miss Woodhouse, if you please; but I cannot possibly say `poor Miss Taylor.' I have a great regard for you and Emma; but when it comes to the question of dependence or independence!At any rate, it must be better to have only one to please than two."
Knightley, in fact, was one of the few people who could see faults in Emma Woodhouse, and the only one who ever told her of them: and though this was not particularly agreeable to Emma herself, she knew it would be so much less so to her father, that she would not have him really suspect such a circumstance as her not being thought perfect by every body.
INVESTORS in a series of hotels and care homes - some of which were never built - have moved a step closer to finding out what happened to millions of pounds they handed over to financier Gavin Woodhouse.
Tuesday, June 18: 'Woodhouse circular', From Woodhouse Eaves over the Charnwood Hills.
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CURTIS WOODHOUSE has put 'Britain's Worst Boxer' Robin Deakin - and former Sunderland AFC hardman Kevin Ball - at the top of his bare-knuckle hitlist.
Sammy Woodhouse, 33, was left "scared and angry" by the city council's decision to approach Arshid Hussain, the man who raped her as a girl, about visitation rights to her son.