- a village in W Northamptonshire, in central England: Royalist defeat 1645.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for naseby
Very well,” said I. “How long have you been with Mrs. Naseby?
Mrs. Naseby then left the stand, and Nancy Luther took her place.
Naseby Field was near, and the first Civil War was drawing to its close.Bunyan
James Anthony Froude
Fairfax was coming up, and reached Naseby at five in the morning.England, Picturesque and Descriptive
Then you can ask, whether there remains any tradition of a windmill at Naseby?Letters of Edward FitzGerald
- a village in Northamptonshire: site of a major Parliamentarian victory (1645) in the Civil War, when Cromwell routed Prince Rupert's force
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012