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(1828–82), English painter and poet; full name Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti. A founder of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood 1848, he is best known for his idealized images of women, including "Beata Beatrix" (c.1863) and "The Blessed Damozel" (1871–79). He was the brother of Christina Rossetti.
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel/rəˈzetē/
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.