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Thackeray

[thak-uh-ree] /ˈθæk ə ri/
noun
1.
William Makepeace
[meyk-pees] /ˈmeɪkˌpis/ (Show IPA),
1811–63, English novelist, born in India.
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Thackerayan, adjective, noun
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Thackeray

/ˈθækərɪ/
noun
1.
William Makepeace. 1811–63, English novelist, born in India. His novels, originally serialized, include Vanity Fair (1848), Pendennis (1850), Henry Esmond (1852), and The Newcomes (1855)
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