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

  • Camus, Albert 1913-1960. French writer and philosopher whose works, such as The Stranger (1942) and The Plague (1947), concern the absurdity of the human condition. He won the 1957 Nobel Prize for literature.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist Giulio Camus (1847-1917).
  • proper n. A surname.
  • proper n. Albert Camus, French author and philosopher

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See camis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See camous, camoused.
  • n. See camis.

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

  • n. French writer who portrayed the human condition as isolated in an absurd world (1913-1960)


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