Definition of Goncourt in English:

Goncourt

Line breaks: Gon|court
Pronunciation: /ɡɒnˈkʊə
 
, ɡɔ̃kuʀ/
Edmond de ( 1822–96) and Jules de ( 1830–70), French novelists and critics. Working together, the brothers wrote art criticism, realist novels and social history. In his will Edmond provided for the establishment of the Académie Goncourt, which awards the annual Prix Goncourt.

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