Definition of Lear, Edward in English:

Lear, Edward

Line breaks: Ed¦ward Lear
Pronunciation: /lɪə
 
/
  • (1812–88), English humorist and illustrator. He wrote A Book of Nonsense (1845) and Laughable Lyrics (1877). He also published illustrations of birds and of his travels around the Mediterranean.

More definitions of Lear, Edward

Definition of Lear, Edward in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space