Definition of Newcastle, 1st Duke of in English:

Newcastle, 1st Duke of

proper noun

  • (1693–1768), British Whig statesman, prime minister 1754–6 and 1757–62; born Thomas Pelham-Holles. During his second term in office he headed a coalition with William Pitt the Elder.

Pronunciation

Newcastle, 1st Duke of

/ˈnjuːkɑːs(ə)l/