Definition of Brennan, William Joseph in US English:

Brennan, William Joseph

proper noun

  • (1906–97), US Supreme Court associate justice 1956–90. He was a New Jersey Supreme Court judge 1952–56 before being appointed to the US Supreme Court by President Eisenhower. He was noted for his defense of First Amendment rights.

Pronunciation

Brennan, William Joseph

/ˈbrenən/