Tennyson

[ ten-uh-suh n ]
/ ˈtɛn ə sən /
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noun

Alfred, Lord1st Baron, 1809–92, English poet: poet laureate 1850–92.

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Tennyson

/ (ˈtɛnɪsən) /

noun

Alfred, Lord Tennyson. 1809–92, English poet; poet laureate (1850–92). His poems include The Lady of Shalott (1832), Morte d'Arthur (1842), the collection In Memoriam (1850), Maud (1855), and Idylls of the King (1859)
Derived FormsTennysonian (ˌtɛnɪˈsəʊnɪən), adjective, noun

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