Beau Brummell

Beau′ Brum′mell
[[t]ˈbrʌm əl[/t]] n.
1) big (George Bryan Brummell), 1778–1840, an Englishman who set the fashion in men's clothes
2) a dandy

From formal English to slang. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Beau Brummell — Beau Brummell, né George Bryan Brummell (7 June 1778, London, England ndash; Death date and age|1840|03|30|1778|07|7|df=yes, Caen, France), was the arbiter of men s fashion in Regency England and a friend of the Prince Regent, the future King… …   Wikipedia

  • Beau Brummell — Beau Brummell. George Bryan Brummell, conocido como Beau Brummell («el bello Brummell») (Londres, 7 de junio de 1778 – Caen, 30 de marzo de 1840), fue el árbitro de la moda en la Inglaterra de la Regencia y amigo del príncipe Regente, que accedió …   Wikipedia Español

  • Beau Brummell — Beau Brummell1 [bō′ brum′əl] n. [after BEAU BRUMMELL2] any dandy or fop Beau Brummell2 (name for George Bryan Brummell) 1778 1840; Eng. gentleman famous for his fashionable dress and manners …   English World dictionary

  • Beau Brummell — George Bryan Brummell George Bryan Brummell, auch Beau Brummell genannt (* 7. Juni 1778 in London; † 30. März 1840 in Caen, Frankreich), war ein Verfechter des als Understatement bezeichneten Stils und gleichzeitig ein Freund …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beau Brummell — George Brummell Caricature de Brummell, par Dighton, 1805. George Bryan Brummell, né le 7 juin 1778 à Londres, et mort le 30 mars 1840 à Caen, connu sous le nom de Beau Brummell (The Beau), était un arbitre britannique de la mode sous …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beau Brummell — noun English dandy who was a fashion leader during the Regency (1778 1840) • Syn: ↑Brummell, ↑George Bryan Brummell • Instance Hypernyms: ↑dandy, ↑dude, ↑fop, ↑gallant, ↑sheik, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Beau Brummell — /brum euhl/ 1. (George Bryan Brummell), 1778 1840, an Englishman who set the fashion in men s clothes. 2. an extremely or excessively well dressed man; fop; dandy. 3. a dressing table for men, having a variety of elaborate arrangements of mirrors …   Universalium

  • Beau Brummell — noun Etymology: nickname of G. B. Brummell Date: 1846 dandy 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Beau Brummell — /boʊ ˈbrʌməl/ (say boh brumuhl) noun → Brummell …   Australian English dictionary

  • Beau Brummell (disambiguation) — Beau Brummell may refer to: *Beau Brummell (1778 1840) * Beau Brummell (film), 1954 Metro Goldwyn Mayer film, remake of 1924 Warner Bros. film * (2006) TV film produced by BBC Four *The Beau Brummels, 1960 s American rock band *early Pseudonym of …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.