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Dundreaʹry (Lord) (3 syl.)

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The impersonation of a good-natured, indolent, blundering, empty-headed swell. The chief character in Tom Taylor’s dramatic piece called Our American Cousin. Mr. Sothern created the character of Lord Dundreary by the power of his conception and the genius of his acting. (See Brother Sam.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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