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 (brŭm′əl), George Bryan Known as "Beau Brummell." 1778-1840.
British dandy who popularized new men's fashions, including simply cut clothing, trousers rather than breeches, and elaborate neckwear. An inveterate gambler, he died in poverty in France.

Brummell

(ˈbrʌməl)
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(Biography) George Bryan, called Beau Brummell. 1778–1840, English dandy: leader of fashion in the Regency period

Brum•mell

(ˈbrʌm əl)

n.
George Bryan II, Beau Brummell.
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Noun1.Brummell - English dandy who was a fashion leader during the Regency (1778-1840)
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