Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Frye, (Herman) Northrup 1912-1991. Canadian literary critic and theorist best known for his work Anatomy of Criticism (1957). An ordained minister in the United Church of Canada, his writings reflect religious interests and explore the nature of myth and symbolism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Canadian literary critic interested in the use of myth and symbolism (1912-1991)

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.