[bel-uh k, -ok] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of belloc

  • Besides, he's fatter than Belloc and he's a damned jiggery-pokery Papist too!

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine

  • As he said of Belloc, a true poet will never write to order—not even to his own order.


    Christopher Morley

  • If Belloc and Shaw are smaller men it is because they deal with smaller matters.

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton

    Patrick Braybrooke

  • This was due, chiefly, to the diversity of Mr. Belloc's writings.

    Hilaire Belloc

    C. Creighton Mandell

  • This is neither the place nor the time to enter into details of Mr. Belloc's life.

    Hilaire Belloc

    C. Creighton Mandell

British Dictionary definitions for belloc


  1. Hilaire (ˈhɪlɛə, hɪˈlɛə). 1870–1953, British poet, essayist, and historian, born in France, noted particularly for his verse for children in The Bad Child's Book of Beasts (1896) and Cautionary Tales (1907)
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