Definition of Newcastle, 1st Duke of in US English:

Newcastle, 1st Duke of

proper noun

  • (1693–1768), British statesman; prime minister 1754–56 and 1757–62; born Thomas Pelham-Holles. During his second term in office, he headed a coalition with William Pitt the Elder until 1761.

Pronunciation

Newcastle, 1st Duke of

/ˈn(y)o͞oˌkasəl//ˈn(j)uˌkæsəl/