Definition of Highsmith, Patricia in English:

Highsmith, Patricia

Line breaks: Pa|tricia High|smith
Pronunciation: /ˈhʌɪsmɪθ
 
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  • (1921–95), American writer of detective fiction; born Patricia Plangman. Her novels are noted for their black humour, particularly those featuring Tom Ripley, an amoral anti-hero resident in France. Strangers on a Train (1949) was filmed by Alfred Hitchcock in 1951.

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