from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Robeson, Paul Bustill 1898-1976. American singer and actor who played the lead roles in Othello and in Eugene O'Neill's The Emperor Jones and sang "Ol' Man River” in Showboat. He was an outspoken critic of racism and a supporter of socialism.
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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. United States bass singer and an outspoken critic of racism and proponent of socialism (1898-1976)
From Rob + -son. (Wiktionary)