Definition of Hellman, Lillian in English:

Hellman, Lillian

Line breaks: Lil|lian Hell|man
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛlmən
 
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  • (1907–84), American dramatist; full name Lillian Florence Hellman. Her plays, such as The Children’s Hour (1934) and The Little Foxes (1939), often reflected her socialist and feminist concerns. She lived with the detective-story writer Dashiell Hammett, and both were blacklisted during the McCarthy era.

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