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Motion, Sir Andrew

Line breaks: Sir An¦drew Mo¦tion
Pronunciation: /ˈməʊʃ(ə)n
 
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Definition of Motion, Sir Andrew in English:

(B.1952), English poet. His first collection of lyrical poems The Pleasure Steamers (1978) was published to critical acclaim; later work includes Love in a Life (1991) and Public Property (2002). He was Poet Laureate 1999–2009.

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