Share this entry

Share this page

Ashe, Arthur

Line breaks: Ar¦thur Ashe

Definition of Ashe, Arthur in English:

( 1943–93), American tennis player; full name Arthur Robert Ashe. He won the US Open singles championship in 1968 and Wimbledon in 1975, and was the first black male player to achieve world rankings.

Definition of Ashe, Arthur 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 resilient
Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…