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Ivan Turgenev

Definition:

a Russian writer of stories, novels, and plays (born: 1818 – died: 1883)

Class:

person noun (people)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Ivan Turgenev | Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
(Born: Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev, November 9, 1818, Oryol, Russian Empire – Died: September 3, 1883(1883-09-03) (aged 64), Bougival, Seine-et-Oise, France)

a Russian novelist, short story writer, and playwright. His first major publication, a short story collection entitled A Sportsman's Sketches, was a milestone of Russian Realism, and his novel Fathers and Sons is regarded as one of the major works of ... (41 of 3514 words, 5 images)

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Columbia Encyclopedia:

Turgenev, Ivan Sergeyevich | Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev | Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev | Turgenev, Ivan | Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich | Ivan Turgenev
(Born: 1818 – Died: 1883)

Russian novelist, dramatist, and short-story writer, considered one of the foremost Russian writers. He came from a landowning family in Orel ... (21 of 332 words, pronunciation)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/people​/A​0849727​.html

Oxford Dictionary:

Ivan Turgenev | Turgenev, Ivan | Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

(1818-1883) , Russian novelist, dramatist, and short-story writer. His novels, such as Fathers and Sons (1862), examine individual lives to illuminate ... (21 of 56 words, pronunciation)

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Random House Dictionary:

Turgenev | Turgeniev | Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev | Turgenev, Ivan Sergeyevich | Turgenev, Ivan | Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich | Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev | Ivan Turgenev
(Born: 1818 – Died: 1883)

Russian novelist. (2 of 19 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/turgenev

American Heritage Dictionary:

Turgenev | Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
(Born: 1818 – Died: 1883)

Russian writer whose works include the collection of stories "A Sportsman's Sketches" (1852), plays, such as "A Month in the Country" (1850), and ... (23 of 37 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/turgenev

New World Dictionary:

Turgenev | Turgenieff | Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich | Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
(Born: 1818 – Died: 1883)

Russian novelist (2 of 18 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/turgenev

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev [Russian author]
(Born: October 28 [November 9, New Style], 1818, Oryol, Russia – Died: August 22 [September 3], 1883, Bougival, near Paris, France)

Russian novelist, poet, and playwright, whose major works include the short-story collection A Sportsman's Sketches and the novels Rudin, Home of the ... (22 of 855 words, 1 image)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/609678​/Ivan-Sergeyevich-Turgenev

Collins Dictionary:

Turgenev [Russian] | Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
(Born: 1818 – Died: 1883)

Russian novelist and dramatist. In "A Sportsman's Sketches" (1852) he pleaded for the abolition of serfdom. His novels, such as "Rudin" (1856) and ... (23 of 342 words, 6 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/turgenev

Merriam-Webster:

Turgenev

Ivan Sergeyevich 1818-1883 Russian novelist (5 of 13 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/turgenev

Macmillan British Dictionary:

writer [countable] | writers [plural]

someone who writes books, stories, or articles as their job ; someone who has written something (16 of 63 words, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/writer

Cambridge Dictionary:

writer

a person who writes books or articles to be published (10 of 25 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/writer

Wiktionary:

au [French]

Contraction of à le ("to the, for the, at the"). (10 of 24 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/au

Encarta Dictionary:

Australia | oz [online, Internet addresses, abbreviation]

the world's smallest continent, situated between the Pacific and Indian oceans. | country encompassing the continent of Australia and the island of ... (21 of 83 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861695775​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

the Free Dictionary:

Turgenev

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "Turgenev"

Audio 2: North American English pronunciation of "Turgenev" by speech synthesizer

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

Turgenev

Audio: North American pronunciation of "Turgenev"

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YourDictionary Audio:

Turgenev

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Turgenev" by speech synthesizer

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