Definitions for peabodyˈpiˌbɒd i, -bə di
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Pea•bod•yˈpiˌbɒd i, -bə di(n.)
Elizabeth Palmer, 1804–94, U.S. educator: founded the first U.S. kindergarten.
George, 1795–1869, U.S. merchant and philanthropist in England.
Peabody, Elizabeth Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer Peabody(noun)
educator who founded the first kindergarten in the United States (1804-1894)
The Peabody Award, granted annually and internationally for excellence in broadcasting.