Share this entry

Share this page

Gwyn, Nell

Syllabification: Gwyn, Nell
Pronunciation: /ɡwin
 
/

Definition of Gwyn, Nell in English:

( 1650–87), English actress; full name Eleanor Gwyn. A comedienne at London’s Theatre Royal, she was a mistress of Charles II.

Definition of Gwyn, Nell in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing