Definition of Cobbett, William in English:

Cobbett, William

proper noun

  • (1763–1835), English writer and political reformer. He started his political life as a Tory, but later became a radical and in 1802 founded the periodical Cobbett's Political Register. Notable works: "Rural Rides" (1830).

Pronunciation

Cobbett, William

/ˈkɒbɪt/