Definition of Walpole, Horace in English:

Walpole, Horace

proper noun

  • 4th Earl of Orford (1717–97), English writer and Whig politician, son of Sir Robert Walpole. He wrote The Castle of Otranto (1764), one of the first Gothic novels.

Pronunciation

Walpole, Horace

/ˈwɔːlpəʊl/