- a town in central Warwickshire, in central England, SE of Birmingham.
- (italics) a novel (1821) by Sir Walter Scott.
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He went at once to Kenilworth Mansions, but he went against his will.A Great Man
Kenilworth, which dates from 1120, was long a royal residence.
The student must dismiss from his memory all that he recollects of Scott's 'Kenilworth.'The Valet's Tragedy and Other Stories
Scott's use of the story in 'Kenilworth' will be remembered.The Book of Romance
When all was arranged, but not sooner, in November he presented himself at Kenilworth.The White Rose of Langley
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- a town in central England, in Warwickshire: ruined 12th-century castle, subject of Sir Walter Scott's novel Kenilworth. Pop: 22 218 (2001)