Definition of Mayakovsky, Vladimir in English:

Mayakovsky, Vladimir

Syllabification: Ma·ya·kov·sky, Vladimir
Pronunciation: /ˌmäyəˈkôfskē, -skyē
 
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( 1893–1930), Soviet poet and playwright; full name Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky. A fervent futurist, he wrote in a declamatory, aggressive avant-garde style, which he altered to have a comic mass appeal after the Bolshevik revolution.

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