Definition of O'Neill

1. Noun. United States playwright (1888-1953).

Exact synonyms: Eugene Gladstone O'neill, Eugene O'neill
Generic synonyms: Dramatist, Playwright



Definition of O'Neill

1. Proper noun. (surname from=Irish) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of O'Neill

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O'Beirne
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O'Brien
O'Casey
O'Connor
O'Dare
O'Dwyer
O'Dwyer's tube
O'Flaherty
O'Hara
O'Hara forceps
O'Keeffe
O'Leary
O'Neill
O'Reilly
O'Toole
O'odham
O'odhams
O's
O(2)-methylthymine-DNA glycosidase
O(4)-methylthymine-DNA methyltransferase
O-(triethylaminoethyl) cellulose
O-Kung
O-R system
O-acetylhomoserine (thiol)-lyase
O-antigen depolymerase
O-antigen polymerase

Literary usage of O'Neill

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"He then went to Ireland to negotiate between Ormonde and his uncle, Owen Roe O'Neill. He was made a major-general in 1649, and but for his Protestantism ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Still with wonderful skill and resource O'Neill held out, ... James I, confirming this arrangement, received both O'Neill and O'Donnell with great favour. ..."

3. History of the Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1656 by Samuel Rawson Gardiner (1903)
"25. couraged in his purpose by a special offer of favours DaS' °f to De conferred on himself sent from Charles by the O'Neill. hands of Father Talbot.1 In ..."

4. The American Historical Review by American historical association (1916)
"O'Neill, and Irish confederacy (c. 1250), 19. 248. O'Neill, —, Eng. priest, in Holland (1660), 17. ... O'Neill, Arturo, corresp. on Bourbon Co. (1785) (doc. ..."

5. Who's who by Henry Robert Addison, Charles Henry Oakes, William John Lawson, Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen (1897)
"Anne, d. of 1st Baron O'Neill. Tullymore Lodge, Broughshane, Co. Antrim. ... Robert WH, 2nd s. of 2nd Baron O'Neill; b. 1883. Shanes Castle, Antrim. ..."

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