Definition of English Civil War

1. Noun. Civil war in England between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists under Charles I; 1644-1648.

Generic synonyms: Civil War
Terms within: Drogheda, Battle Of Marston Moor, Marston Moor, Battle Of Naseby, Naseby
Geographical relationships: England



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Englanders
Engleutsch
Englisch's sinus
English
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English-weed
English Bluebell
English Canada
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English Channel
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English English
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Literary usage of English Civil War

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1. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, John Murray, Whitwell Elwin, John Taylor Coleridge, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, William Macpherson, William Smith (1908)
"... relating to the English Civil War and to the French Revolution, and of these two collections he speaks with characteristic picturesqueness and energy. ..."

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