Definition of Vanbrugh, Sir John in English:

Vanbrugh, Sir John

Syllabification: Van·brugh, Sir John
Pronunciation: /ˈvanbrə
 
/
( 1664–1726), British architect and playwright. His comedies include The Relapse (1696) and The Provok'd Wife (1697). His architectural works include Castle Howard (1702) and Blenheim Palace (1705), both produced in collaboration with Nicholas Hawksmoor (1661–1736).

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Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
adjective
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up