o f o w wilde

Wilde

[wahyld]
noun
Oscar (Fingal O'Flahertie Wills) [fing-guhl oh-fla-her-tee wilz, oh-flair-tee] , ("Sebastian Melmoth") 1854–1900, Irish poet, dramatist, novelist, essayist, and critic.
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Wilde (waɪld)
 
n
Oscar (Fingal O'Flahertie Wills). 1854--1900, Irish writer and wit, famous for such plays as Lady Windermere's Fan (1892) and The Importance of being Earnest (1895). The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891) is a macabre novel about a hedonist and The Ballad of Reading Gaol (1898) relates to his experiences in prison while serving a two- year sentence for homosexuality

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