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(1751–1816), Irish playwright and politician. His plays are comedies of manners and include "The Rivals" (1775) and "The School for Scandal" (1777). In 1780, he entered Parliament, became a celebrated orator, and held senior government posts.
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley/ˈSHerədn/
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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.