Hepplewhite

adjective
Hep·​ple·​white | \ ˈhe-pəl-ˌ(h)wīt How to pronounce Hepplewhite (audio) \

Definition of Hepplewhite

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or imitating a style of furniture originating in late 18th century England

Hepplewhite

biographical name
Hep·​ple·​white | \ ˈhe-pəl-ˌ(h)wīt How to pronounce Hepplewhite (audio) \

Definition of Hepplewhite (Entry 2 of 2)

George died 1786 English cabinetmaker and designer

First Known Use of Hepplewhite

Adjective

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Hepplewhite

Adjective

George Hepplewhite

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The first known use of Hepplewhite was in 1897

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“Hepplewhite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hepplewhite. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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