Definition of Burgoyne, John in English:

Burgoyne, John

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Pronunciation: /bəːˈgɔɪn
( 1722–92), English general and dramatist; known as Gentleman Johnny. He surrendered to the Americans at Saratoga (1777) in the War of American Independence.

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