Definition of Beaumarchais, Pierre de in English:

Beaumarchais, Pierre de

Syllabification: Beau·mar·chais, Pierre de
Pronunciation: /ˌbōmärˈSHā
 
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  • (1732–99), French playwright; full name Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. He is chiefly remembered for his comedies The Barber of Seville (1775) and The Marriage of Figaro (1784).

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