Definition of Hopkins, Gerard Manley in English:

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Hopkins, Gerard Manley

Pronunciation: /ˈhäpkənz/
(1844–89), English poet. A shipwreck inspired him to write “The Wreck of the Deutschland,” which makes use of his “sprung rhythm” technique.

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Syllabification: Hop·kins, Gerard Manley

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