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O'Connell

[oh-kon-l] /oʊˈkɒn l/
noun
1.
Daniel, 1775–1847, Irish nationalist leader and orator.
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  • The notable orators of that day were O'Connell and Brougham.

  • How insolently did they behave to O'Connell in the House till he put his heel on them?

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • O'Connell wouldn't have told me anything if he had supposed for one moment I was going to repeat what he said.

    By Advice of Counsel Arthur Train
  • There are no more field-marshals like Nugent than major-generals like O'Connell.

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • In a great many circles, Mr. Duffy could not be looked at with more wonder if he had recommended to cut off Mr. O'Connell's head.

    The Felon's Track Michael Doheny
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O'Connell

/əʊˈkɒnəl/
noun
1.
Daniel. 1775–1847, Irish nationalist leader and orator, whose election to the British House of Commons (1828) forced the acceptance of Catholic emancipation (1829)
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