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Arnold, Matthew Syllabification: Ar·nold, Matthew

Definition of Arnold, Matthew in English:

( 1822–88), English poet, essayist, and social critic. He is known for such poems as “The Scholar-Gipsy” and “Dover Beach” and was professor of poetry at Oxford 1857–67.

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