HyperDic: eliot

English > 2 senses of the word Eliot:
NOUNperson Eliot, T. S. Eliot, Thomas Stearns EliotBritish poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature
person Eliot, George Eliot, Mary Ann EvansBritish writer of novels characterized by realistic analysis of provincial Victorian society (1819-1880)
Eliot > pronunciation
Soundseh'liyaht
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English > Eliot: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningBritish poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature; his plays are outstanding examples / examples of modern verse drama (1888-1965).
SynonymsT. S. Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot
Instance ofdramatist, playwrightsomeone who writes plays
poetA writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
SpanishEliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot, T. S. Eliot
CatalanThomas Stearns Eliot, T. S. Eliot
English > Eliot: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningBritish writer of novels characterized by realistic analysis of provincial Victorian society (1819-1880).
SynonymsGeorge Eliot, Mary Ann Evans
Instance ofwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
SpanishGeorge Eliot, Mary Ann Evans
CatalanGeorge Eliot

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