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Definition 1: British playwright (born in Ireland); founder of the Fabian Society (1856-1950) - [noun denoting person]

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(shaw is an instance of ...) someone who writes plays

(shaw is an instance of ...) writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Definition 2: United States physician and suffragist (1847-1919) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for shaw in the sense of this definition

(shaw is an instance of ...) a licensed medical practitioner

"I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"

(shaw is an instance of ...) an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)

Definition 3: United States humorist who wrote about rural life (1818-1885) - [noun denoting person]

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(shaw is an instance of ...) someone who acts speaks or writes in an amusing way

Definition 4: United States clarinetist and leader of a swing band (1910-2004) - [noun denoting person]

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(shaw is an instance of ...) the leader of a dance band

(shaw is an instance of ...) a musician who plays the clarinet

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