Definition of Disraeli, Benjamin in English:

Disraeli, Benjamin

proper noun

  • 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804–81), British Conservative statesman; prime minister 1868 and 1874–80. He was largely responsible for the introduction of the second Reform Act (1867). He also ensured that Britain bought a controlling interest in the Suez Canal (1875) and made Queen Victoria Empress of India.


Disraeli, Benjamin