HyperDic: gardner

English > 2 senses of the word Gardner:
NOUNperson Gardner, Isabella Stewart GardnerUnited States collector and patron of art who built a museum in Boston to house her collection and opened it to the public in 1903 (1840-1924)
person Gardner, Erle Stanley Gardnerwriter of detective novels featuring Perry Mason (1889-1970)
Gardner > pronunciation
Soundsgaa'rdner
RhymesAfrikaner ... yawner: 180 rhymes with ner...
English > Gardner: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningUnited States collector and patron of art who built a museum in Boston to house her collection and opened it to the public in 1903 (1840-1924).
SynonymIsabella Stewart Gardner
Instance ofcollector, gatherer, accumulatorA person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes)
English > Gardner: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningwriter of detective novels featuring Perry Mason (1889-1970).
SynonymErle Stanley Gardner
Instance ofwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
SpanishErle Stanley Gardner, Gardner
CatalanErle Stanley Gardner, Gardner

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