Definition of Beveridge, William Henry in English:

Beveridge, William Henry

proper noun

  • 1st Baron (1879–1963), British economist and social reformer, born in India. He was chairman of the committee which prepared the Beveridge Report, which formed the basis of much of the social legislation on which the welfare state in the UK is founded.

Pronunciation:

Beveridge, William Henry

/ˈbɛvərɪdʒ/