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Evans, Dame Edith

Syllabification: Ev·ans, Dame Edith
Pronunciation: /ˈevənz
 
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Definition of Evans, Dame Edith in English:

( 1888–1976), English actress; full name Dame Edith Mary Evans. She is particularly remembered as Lady Bracknell in Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest.

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