Definition of Disraeli
1. Noun. British statesman who as Prime Minister bought controlling interest in the Suez Canal and made Queen Victoria the empress of India (1804-1881).
Generic synonyms: National Leader, Solon, Statesman
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Literary usage of Disraeli
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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1849)
"SKETCH OF disraeli. THE idiosyncracy of Mr. disraeli, let us confess, is a mystery to our comprehension. We are utterly at a loss to conceive how a person ..."
2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1905)
"Isaac disraeli 1766-1848 Born, at Enfield, May 1766. Educated at a school near Enfield. At Amsterdam, 1780-82. Contrib. to "Gentleman's Magazine," Dec. ..."
3. Diary and correspondence of samuel pepys f.r.s.. by Samuel Pepys (1854)
"The history of the famous session of 1846, as written by disraeli in that ... A political biography of Lord George Bentinck by Mr. disraeli must needs be a ..."
4. The English Illustrated Magazine (1903)
"The probable basis upon which the rumour has been founded is that in his will disraeli bequeathed his papers, as his other properties, to trustees, ..."