1A pop and rock group from Liverpool consisting of George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Ringo Starr. Remembered for the quality and stylistic diversity of their songs (mostly written by Lennon and McCartney), they achieved success with their first single ‘Love Me Do’ (1962) and went on to produce albums such as Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967).
1.1 (as modifier Beatle) Characteristic of the Beatles: a Beatle jacket
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- ‘And the wonderful thing about it is that there are no Beatle photographs in the collection,’ he says.
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- Keen to avoid the Beatle mania that followed him throughout his life, Harrison decided that his death would be private.
Definition of Beatles in:
- The US English dictionary