- Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-, 1st Baron Lytton of Kneb·worth [neb-wert] /ˈnɛb wərt/, 1803–73, English novelist, dramatist, and politician.
- his sonEdward Robert Bulwer Lytton, 1st Earl LyttonOwen Meredith, 1831–91, English statesman and poet.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for lytton
“Things that would have been politically unthinkable 20 years ago are now thinkable,” Lytton said.Will the Cardinal Be Indicted?
June 2, 2010
Pray present my respects to Mr. and Mrs. Lytton and all their kind family.
Her uncle, Mr. Lytton of Lytton Lodge, has sent a messenger for her.
You do not know when Mr. Lytton and Miss Cavendish are to be married?
Mr. Lytton had just arrived from Richmond and was about to start for Blue Cliffs.
"It can not be that she was ever in love with Mr. Lytton," suggested the minister's lady.
- 1st Baron, title of Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton. 1803–73, British novelist, dramatist, and statesman, noted particularly for his historical romances