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Saroyan, William

Syllabification: Sa·roy·an, William
Pronunciation: /səˈroi-ən
 
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Definition of Saroyan, William in English:

( 1908–81), US writer. His plays include The Time of Your Life (1939) and Razzle Dazzle (1942). He also wrote novels such as The Human Comedy (1943) and The Laughing Matter (1953). Some of his memoirs are recounted in Places Where I've Done Time (1972).

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