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  1. O'Brien, Edna O'Brien(noun)

    Irish writer (born in 1932)


  1. O'Brien

    O'Brien is a fictional character and the main antagonist in George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. The protagonist Winston Smith, living in a dystopian society governed by the Party, feels strangely drawn to Inner Party member O'Brien. Orwell never reveals O'Brien's first name.


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