He wrote in the High Style, after bellow, and declared war on cliché.
You mentioned bellow earlier and you have written about what you consider the professorial element in his novels.
I've reviewed bellow and Vonnegut, but I basically have tried to avoid it.
After years of failing to earn out his advances, bellow was, as his biographer James Atlas has noted, suddenly a wealthy man.
The deaths in the last half-decade of bellow, Mailer, and Updike have left us running a deficit in Great American Writers.
He let out a bellow like a bull, and made a desperate, thoughtless effort to stand up.
With a bellow of rage the beast was out of its bed and rushing at them.
With a bellow he flung his tail straight in the air, and charged after them.
He's done nothing but parade up and down and bellow ever since we got here.
Andy's comrade was hit on the sole of the foot, and broke into a bellow of pain.
apparently from Old English bylgan "to bellow," from PIE root *bhel- (4) "to sound, roar." Originally of animals, especially cows and bulls; used of human beings since c.1600. Related: Bellowed; bellowing. As a noun from 1779.