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neville chamberlain


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Noun neville chamberlain has 1 sense
  1. Chamberlain, Neville Chamberlain, Arthur Neville Chamberlain - British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940)
    --1 is a kind of statesman, solon, national leader

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Neville Chamberlain


Neville Chamberlain (1869-1940) was a British Conservative politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1937 to 1940. He is widely known for his policy of appeasement towards Nazi Germany in the period leading up to World War II.


  1. Noun: A British politician and statesman.


  1. Chamberlain's policy of appeasement was criticized for ultimately failing to prevent World War II.
  2. Neville Chamberlain's premiership saw the signing of the Munich Agreement with Germany in 1938.

Sample Sentences:

  1. The historical figure Neville Chamberlain will always be associated with his appeasement policy.
  2. In his speech, Chamberlain assured the public that his negotiated settlement with Germany would bring lasting peace.
  3. As Prime Minister, Chamberlain faced immense pressure to take a stronger stance against Nazi aggression.
  4. It is debated amongst historians whether Chamberlain truly believed his appeasement policy would work or if he was simply buying time.

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