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Galsworthy

[gawlz-wur-th ee, galz-] /ˈgɔlzˌwɜr ði, ˈgælz-/
noun
1.
John, 1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist: Nobel Prize 1932.
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  • Mr Galsworthy has been writing to the Times on "the heartlessness of Parliament."

  • As Mr. Galsworthy has pointed out, “character is situation.”

    Dramatic Technique George Pierce Baker
  • Captain Galsworthy began to drum on the table with his fingers, as his manner was when perturbed.

    Humphrey Bold Herbert Strang
  • Galsworthy was soon to become a writer himself, publishing his first novel in 1899.

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  • True, Mr. Galsworthy always seems to be looking backward; he never forgets the ancient tradition that he is combating.

  • Luckily our good friend Captain Galsworthy was among the guests.

    Humphrey Bold Herbert Strang
  • With these two kinds particularly in mind, Mr. Galsworthy has said: “A drama must be shaped so as to have a spire of meaning.”

    Dramatic Technique George Pierce Baker
  • This new attitude toward one of the gravest social wrongs has now also found dramatic interpretation in Galsworthy's "Justice."

  • Mr. Galsworthy's Saint's Progress suffers less from insufficient documentation.

British Dictionary definitions for Galsworthy

Galsworthy

/ˈɡɔːlzˌwɜːðɪ/
noun
1.
John. 1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist, noted for The Forsyte Saga (1906–28): Nobel prize for literature 1932
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