Definition of Brooke, Edward in US English:

Brooke, Edward

proper noun

  • (1919–2015), US lawyer and politician; Edward William Brooke III. A Republican senator from Massachusetts 1967–79, he was the first African-American senator popularly elected to the US Senate. He was awarded the Spingarn Medal in 1967.

Pronunciation

Brooke, Edward

/bro͝ok/