Definition of Metternich
1. Noun. Austrian statesman (1773-1859).
Generic synonyms: National Leader, Solon, Statesman
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Literary usage of Metternich
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Metternich began his public career in 1801 as Austrian ambassador to the Court of ... Metternich had already proved that he possessed these qualities. ..."
2. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Ernest Alfred Benians, George Walter Prothero, Sir Adolphus William Ward (1907)
"In Germany, as in Naples, in Piedmont, and in Spain, Metternich appeared ... While Russia had thus, on the one hand, as Metternich said, " ruined its ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"Metternich, \n nominal alliance with Napoleon, sent a small army into ... While Prussia, led by its patriots, declared war against Napoleon, Metternich, ..."
4. The Life of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield by William Flavelle Monypenny, George Earle Buckle (1914)
"Metternich was living as a hermit, in Londonderry's phrase; but, ... I have seen Metternich twice at great length,' Disraeli writes to his sister on May 30. ..."