Definition of Sheridan, Richard Brinsley in English:

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

proper noun

  • (1751–1816), Irish playwright and Whig politician. His plays are comedies of manners; they include "The Rivals" (1775) and "The School for Scandal" (1777). In 1780 he entered Parliament, becoming a celebrated orator and holding senior government posts.

Pronunciation

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

/ˈʃɛrɪd(ə)n/