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Thrale, Mrs Hester Lynch Line breaks: Mrs Hes¦ter Lynch Thrale
Pronunciation: /θreɪl/

Definition of Thrale, Mrs Hester Lynch in English:

( 1741–1821), English writer; latterly Hester Lynch Piozzi. She was a close friend of Dr Johnson, who lived with her and her husband for several years.

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