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goldsmith

1. 
a. a dealer in articles made of gold
b. an artisan who makes such articles
2. (formerly) a dealer or manufacturer of gold articles who also engaged in banking or other financial business
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Goldsmith

Oliver. ?1730--74, Irish poet, dramatist, and novelist. His works include the novel The Vicar of Wakefield (1766), the poem The Deserted Village (1770), and the comedy She Stoops to Conquer (1773)
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When asked by a friend why he was so particular he replied, "Why, sir, I hear that Goldsmith is a very great sloven, and justifies his disregard for cleanliness and decency by quoting my example.
In great distress Goldsmith wrote to Johnson begging him to come to his aid.
The novel which thus set Goldsmith free for the moment was the famous Vicar of Wakefield.
In the Vicar of Wakefield Goldsmith drew for us a picture of quiet, fireside family life such as no one before, or perhaps since, has drawn.
Kate Middleton's uncle, Gary Goldsmith, was recently spotted urinating in public following a night out with his friends.
Gary Goldsmith, 52, used a closed fist to attack Julie-Ann Goldsmith outside their home in Wimpole Street, central London, at around 1.
Her tour of the Family Action children's home came as Gary Goldsmith, 52, her mum's millionaire brother, sat shamed in a courtroom.
Peace Corps volunteers received little local support and, Goldsmith says, he probably got more out of the experience than the locals.
3) In this context, Jack Goldsmith (4) counters that presidential power remains checked by a "remarkable and unnoticed revolution in wartime presidential accountability.
Goldsmith began his term as ASME President in June at the ASME Annual Meeting in Montreal.
NORTHBOROUGH Bernard Goldsmith, 85, late of Northborough, Massachusetts, now of Portland, Maine, died on December 4, 2011 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, Maine.
Goldsmith rant at tabloids TORY MP Zac Goldsmith yesterday compared tabloid newspapers to Nazi death camp Auschwitz.