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[bren-uh n] /ˈbrɛn ən/
William Joseph, Jr. 1906–97, U.S. lawyer and jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1956–90. Unabridged
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  • In the front row not far from where his own parents sat, he sighted both Mr. Maxwell and Mr. Brennan.

  • "I know, you thought every good reporter should write shorthand," said Brennan.

    Spring Street James H. Richardson
  • Mr. Brennan, will you state your name for the record, please?

    Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15) The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
  • Brennan stuck his head in the booth to listen as John lifted the receiver.

    Spring Street James H. Richardson
  • When James escaped for the third, and very successful, time, Brennan was helpless.

    The Fourth R George Oliver Smith
British Dictionary definitions for Brennan


Christopher John. 1870–1932, Australian poet and classical scholar, disciple of Mallarmé and exponent of French symbolism in Australian verse
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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