follow Dictionary.com

Is Tuesday named for a one-handed god?

Thoreau

[thuh-roh, thawr-oh, thohr-oh] /θəˈroʊ, ˈθɔr oʊ, ˈθoʊr oʊ/
noun
1.
Henry David, 1817–62, U.S. naturalist and author.
Related forms
Thoreauvian
[thuh-roh-vee-uh n] /θəˈroʊ vi ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for hd thoreau

Thoreau

/ˈθɔːrəʊ; θɔːˈrəʊ/
noun
1.
Henry David. 1817–62, US writer, noted esp for Walden, or Life in the Woods (1854), an account of his experiment in living in solitude. A powerful social critic, his essay Civil Disobedience (1849) influenced such dissenters as Gandhi
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Thoreau

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hd

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for hd thoreau