Definition of Rip Van Winkle in English:

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Rip Van Winkle

Pronunciation: /rip van ˈwiNGk(ə)l/
The hero of a story in Washington Irving’s Sketch Book (1819–20), who fell asleep in the Catskill Mountains and awoke after twenty years to find the world completely changed.

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Syllabification: Rip Van Win·kle

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