Definition of Michener, James in English:

Michener, James

Syllabification: Miche·ner, James
Pronunciation: /ˈmiCH(ə)nər
 
/
( 1907–97), US writer; full name James Albert Michener. He wrote Tales of the South Pacific (1947), which was made into the Broadway musical South Pacific (1949). He was also known for other fictionalized histories that include Hawaii (1959), Chesapeake (1978), Texas (1985), Alaska (1988), and A Miracle in Seville (1995).

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Word of the day abjure
Pronunciation: əbˈdʒʊə
verb
solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)