Brezhnev

Brezhnev

[brezh-nef; Russian brye-zhnyif]
noun
Leonid Ilyich [ley-uh-nid il-yich; Russian lyi-uh-nyeet ee-lyeech] , 1906–82, Russian political leader: first secretary of the Soviet Communist Party 1964–66; general secretary 1966–82; president of the Soviet Union 1960–64, 1977–82.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Brezhnev
Collins
World English Dictionary
Brezhnev (ˈbrɛʒnɛf, Russian ˈbrjɛʒnɪf)
 
n
Leonid Ilyich (lɪaˈnit ˈilitʃ). 1906--82, Soviet statesman; president of the Soviet Union (1977--82); general secretary of the Soviet Communist Party (1964--82)

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;