Domett



Alfred, 1811–87, British government official and poet: prime minister of New Zealand 1862.
Historical Examples

Mr. Domett suddenly disappeared from London life in the manner described in the poem.
The Browning Cyclopdia Edward Berdoe

In 1862 Mr. Domett was called upon to form a Government, which he did.
The Browning Cyclopdia Edward Berdoe

Mr. Domett afterwards spent two years in Italy, Switzerland, and other continental countries.
The Browning Cyclopdia Edward Berdoe

A long chapter of vexations is humorously described by Domett, who concludes his letter with this tribute to the play.
The Brownings Lilian Whiting

noun
Alfred. 1811–87, New Zealand poet, colonial administrator, and statesman, born in England: prime minister of New Zealand (1862–63)

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