Definition of "metternich" []

  • Klemens (ˈkleːməns). 1773–1859, Austrian statesman. He became foreign minister (1809) and made a significant contribution to the Congress of Vienna (1815). From 1821 to 1848 he was both foreign minister and chancellor of Austria and is noted for his defence of autocracy in Europe (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "metternich" in a sentence
  • "metternich - I accept that if the Scots want 'Independence' then so be it."