Simon Legree

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noun Si·mon Le·gree \ˌsī-mən-lə-ˈgrē\

Definition of Simon Legree

  1. :  a slave owner who has Tom flogged to death in Harriet B. Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin

1853

First Known Use of simon legree

1853

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