Definition of Leverhulme, 1st Viscount in English:

Leverhulme, 1st Viscount

proper noun

  • (1851–1925), English industrialist and philanthropist; born William Hesketh Lever. He and his brother founded Lever Bros., the company that later formed the basis of the international corporation Unilever. He founded the model village Port Sunlight for his company's workers.

Pronunciation:

Leverhulme, 1st Viscount

/ˈlevərˌhyo͞om/