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

  • Bunyan, John 1628-1688. English preacher and writer celebrated for his Pilgrim's Progress (two parts, 1678 and 1684), the allegorical tale of Christian's journey from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City.

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  • proper n. An English surname; a nickname for someone with a hump or lump.
  • proper n. John Bunyan, English preacher and writer.

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  • n. a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada
  • n. English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)


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