a former county in SE England: divided into East Sussex and West Sussex.
one of an English breed of red beef cattle.
one of an English breed of chickens, raised chiefly for marketing as roasters.
a kingdom of the Anglo-Saxon heptarchy in SE England.
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How to use Sussex in a sentence
Carlson similarly portrayed Lorenz as a media power player, comparing her to Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.Tucker Carlson villainizes journalists on his top-rated show. Then the threats pour in. | Jeremy Barr | April 15, 2021 | Washington Post
In their riveting interview with Oprah Winfrey aired March 7 on CBS, the former Duke and Duchess of Sussex made sure not to name names when it came to outing their British royal fellows for mistreatment.Meghan Markle Calls the British Royals 'The Firm.' Here's Why | Raisa Bruner | March 9, 2021 | Time
In this case she was, of course, referring to the conversation with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, that filled a two-hour primetime slot on the network the previous evening.What Oprah Understands—and the Royals Refuse to Learn—About 21st-Century Celebrity | Judy Berman | March 8, 2021 | Time
Oh, and now, the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, per my colleague Emma Hinchliffe.
The Duchess of Sussex is now extending that mission to the private sector as she begins to build a portfolio of startup investments.Exclusive: Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, makes her debut as a startup investor | ehinchliffe | December 14, 2020 | Fortune
Davies is a freelancer “so I hide out in my study down in deepest Sussex.”Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine | Clive Irving | August 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But the first time I remember was at Sussex Camp for Underprivileged Jewish Children.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview | Alex Belth | February 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In fact, the Brighton branch is being set up by Anita and Stuart Balkham, a married couple who live in Sussex.
He then drove hell for leather to Uckfield, Sussex, where he had some whiskey with his friend Susan Maxwell-Scott.Lord Lucan’s Whereabouts: The Tabloid Rebirth of a Decades-Old Crime | William Coles | February 25, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The late Duke of Sussex had a large collection of pipes and tobacco boxes.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
A little to the north of Brighton is Lewes, the county town of Sussex, rich in relics of antiquity.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car | Thomas D. Murphy
If it suits your evolutions, aunt Kitty and myself meditate a Sussex journey next week.Private Letters of Edward Gibbon (1753-1794) Volume 1 (of 2) | Edward Gibbon
The Sussex thanes and their men were with them as guard, and they rode on ahead and left us to take our leave.A Prince of Cornwall | Charles W. Whistler
A tumult seemed imminent, and Sussex and his suite hurried out of the choir.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3) | Richard Bagwell
British Dictionary definitions for Sussex
(until 1974) a county of SE England, now divided into the separate counties of East Sussex and West Sussex
(in Anglo-Saxon England) the kingdom of the South Saxons, which became a shire of the kingdom of Wessex in the early 9th century a.d
a breed of red beef cattle originally from Sussex
a heavy and long-established breed of domestic fowl used principally as a table bird
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