Definition of Lord Curzon from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Lord Curzon

 
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
 
jump to other results
George Nathaniel Curzon (1859-1925) a British diplomat (= person who represents their country abroad) and politician. He became Viceroy of India at the age of only 39. Later (1919-24) he was Foreign Secretary. Curzon had a strong personality and many people thought he was too proud. There was a popular rhyme about him:
My name is George Nathaniel Curzon,I am a most superior person.