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

  • Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. 1922-2007. American writer whose works show compassion and humor in the midst of the violence and alienation of modern life. His novels include Cat's Cradle (1963) and Slaughterhouse Five (1969).

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  • n. United States writer whose novels and short stories are a mixture of realism and satire and science fiction (born in 1922)


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