Definition of Golding, Sir William in English:

Golding, Sir William

Syllabification: Gold·ing, Sir William
Pronunciation: /ˈgōldiNG
  • (1911–93), English novelist; full name Sir William Gerald Golding. His first novel, Lord of the Flies (1954), told of boys stranded on a desert island who revert to savagery. Other notable works: Rites of Passage (1980) and Fire Down Below (1989). Nobel Prize for Literature (1983).

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