Carlyle

biographical name Car·lyle \ kär-ˈlī(-ə)l , ˈkär-ˌlī(-ə)l \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of Carlyle

Thomas 1795–1881 Scottish essayist and historian

Carlylean

or Carlylian play \kär-ˈlī-lē-ən\ adjective

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