Arnold

Definitions of Arnold
  1. noun
    United States general and traitor in the American Revolution; in 1780 his plan to surrender West Point to the British was foiled (1741-1801)
    synonyms: Benedict Arnold
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    example of:
    full general, general
    a general officer of the highest rank
    traitor, treasonist
    someone who betrays his country by committing treason
  2. noun
    English poet and literary critic (1822-1888)
    synonyms: Matthew Arnold
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    example of:
    literary critic
    a critic of literature
    poet
    a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
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