Share this entry

Share this page

Clemenceau, Georges

Line breaks: Georges Cle|men|ceau
Pronunciation: /ˈklɛmənsəʊ
 
, klɛmɑ̃so/

Definition of Clemenceau, Georges in English:

( 1841–1929), French statesman, Prime Minister 1906-9 and 1917–20; full name Georges Eugène Benjamin Clemenceau. At the Versailles peace talks he pushed hard for a punitive settlement with Germany.

Definition of Clemenceau, Georges in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day prepotent
Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence