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Steele, Sir Richard

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Pronunciation: /stiːl
 
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Definition of Steele, Sir Richard in English:

( 1672–1729), Irish essayist and dramatist. He founded and wrote for the periodicals the Tatler (1709–11) and the Spectator (1711–12), the latter in collaboration with Joseph Addison.

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