Share this entry

Share this page

Davies, Robertson

Line breaks: Rob¦ert|son Da¦vies
Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪvɪs
 
/

Definition of Davies, Robertson in English:

( 1913–95), Canadian novelist, dramatist, and journalist; full name William Robertson Davies. He won international recognition with his Deptford trilogy of novels, comprising Fifth Business (1970), The Manticore (1972), and World of Wonders (1975).

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure