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O'Connell

[oh-kon-l] /oʊˈkɒn l/
noun
1.
Daniel, 1775–1847, Irish nationalist leader and orator.
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  • He then proceeded to show the inadequacy of the figures presented by Mr. O'Connell.

    The Grand Old Man Richard B. Cook
  • How insolently did they behave to O'Connell in the House till he put his heel on them?

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • There are no more field-marshals like Nugent than major-generals like O'Connell.

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • He looked with bitter hostility on the rise and policy of O'Connell.

    Historical and Political Essays

    William Edward Hartpole Lecky
  • O'Connell said of Peel that 'his smile was like the silver plate on a coffin.'

    Historical and Political Essays

    William Edward Hartpole Lecky
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O'Connell

/əʊˈkɒnəl/
noun
1.
Daniel. 1775–1847, Irish nationalist leader and orator, whose election to the British House of Commons (1828) forced the acceptance of Catholic emancipation (1829)
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