Definition of Cobden, Richard in English:

Cobden, Richard

proper noun

  • (1804–65), English political reformer, one of the leading spokesmen of the free-trade movement in Britain. From 1838, together with John Bright, he led the Anti-Corn-Law League in its successful campaign for the repeal of the Corn Laws (1846).

Pronunciation

Cobden, Richard

/ˈkɒbd(ə)n/