Roberts

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈrɒbəts/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(robərts)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Rob•erts  (robərts),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. BiographicalSir Charles George Douglas, 1860–1943, Canadian poet and novelist.
  2. Elizabeth Mad•ox  (robərts),USA pronunciation 1886–1941, U.S. poet and novelist. Frederick Sleigh  (robərts),USA pronunciation  Earl ("Bobs Bahadur''), 1832–1914, British field marshal.
  3. BiographicalGlenn ("Fireball''), 1929–64, U.S. racing-car driver.
  4. BiographicalKenneth (Lewis), 1885–1957, U.S. novelist and essayist.
  5. BiographicalOral, born 1918, U.S. evangelist.
Owen Jo•se•phus  (robərts),USA pronunciation 1875–1955, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1930–45.
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Roberts /ˈrɒbəts/ n
  1. Frederick Sleigh, 1st Earl. 1832–1914, British field marshal. He was awarded the Victoria Cross (1858) for his service during the Indian Mutiny and was commander in chief (1899–1900) in the second Boer War
  2. Julia. born 1967, US film actress; her films include Pretty Woman (1990), Notting Hill (1999), Erin Brockovich (2000), which earned her an Academy Award, and Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
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