Adlai Stevenson


Adlai Stevenson
noun
United States politician and diplomat (1900-1968)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑diplomat, ↑diplomatist

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Adlai Stevenson [Adlai Stevenson]
(1900–65) a US Democratic politician who was defeated by Dwight D Eisenhower in the 1952 and 1956 elections for US ↑President. Stevenson was a lawyer known for his clever remarks and fine mind. He was Governor of ↑Illinois (1949–53) and later US ambassador to the ↑United Nations (1961–5).

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