Definition of Walpole, Horace in English:

Walpole, Horace

proper noun

  • 4th Earl of Orford (1717–97), English writer and politician; son of Sir Robert Walpole. He wrote "The Castle of Otranto" (1764), one of the first Gothic novels.

Pronunciation:

Walpole, Horace

/ˈwôlˌpōl/