Definition of Ashcroft, Dame Peggy in US English:

Ashcroft, Dame Peggy

proper noun

  • (1907–91), English actress; born Edith Margaret Emily Ashcroft. She won an Academy Award for best supporting actress in the movie A Passage to India (1984).

Pronunciation

Ashcroft, Dame Peggy

/ˈaSHˌkrôft/