from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Gide, André 1869-1951. French writer noted for his diaries and novels, such as The Immoralist (1902) and Lafcadio's Adventures (1914), which examine alienation and the drive for individuality in an often disapproving society. He won the 1947 Nobel Prize for literature.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. French author and dramatist who is regarded as the father of modern French literature (1869-1951)
Sorry, no etymologies found.