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Tennyson, Alfred

Line breaks: Al¦fred Ten¦ny|son
Pronunciation: /ˈtɛnɪs(ə)n
 
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Definition of Tennyson, Alfred in English:

1st Baron Tennyson of Aldworth and Freshwater ( 1809–92), English poet, Poet Laureate from 1850. His reputation was established by In Memoriam (1850), a long poem concerned with immortality, change, and evolution. Other notable works: ‘The Charge of the Light Brigade’ (1854) and Idylls of the King (1859).

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