follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma

Bennett

[ben-it] /ˈbɛn ɪt/
noun
1.
(Enoch) Arnold, 1867–1931, English novelist.
2.
Floyd, 1890–1928, U.S. aviator.
3.
James Gordon, 1795–1872, U.S. journalist.
4.
Richard Bedford, 1870–1947, Canadian statesman: prime minister 1930–35.
5.
Robert Russell, 1894–1981, U.S. composer and conductor.
6.
Tony (Anthony Dominick Benedetto) born 1926, U.S. singer.
7.
William A(ndrew) C(ecil) 1900–79, Canadian political leader: premier of British Columbia 1952–72.
8.
Also, Bennet. a male given name, form of Benedict.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for w bennett

Bennett

/ˈbɛnɪt/
noun
1.
Alan. born 1934, British actor and playwright. His plays include Forty Years On (1968), The Old Country (1977), The Madness of George III (1991), The History Boys (2004), and the monologues for television Talking Heads (1987, 1998)
2.
(Enoch) Arnold. 1867–1931, British novelist, noted for The Old Wives' Tale (1908), Clayhanger (1910), and other works set in the Staffordshire Potteries
3.
James Gordon. 1837–1931, US newspaper editor, born in Scotland. He founded (1835) the New York Herald and introduced techniques of modern news reporting
4.
Jill. 1931–90, British actress
5.
Richard Bedford, 1st Viscount. 1870–1947, Canadian Conservative statesman; prime minister (1930–35)
6.
Sir Richard Rodney. born 1936, British composer, noted for film music and his operas The Mines of Sulphur (1965) and Victory (1970)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Bennett

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for w

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for w bennett