from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Hecht, Ben 1894-1964. American writer of short stories, novels, such as Erik Dorn (1921), dramas, including The Front Page (1928), written with Charles MacArthur (1895-1956), and screenplays, such as Gunga Din (1938).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A Scotch form of hight.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. United States writer of stories and plays (1894-1946)
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