Share this entry

Share this page

Sackville-West, Vita

Line breaks: Vita Sackville-West
Pronunciation: /ˌsakvɪlˈwɛst
 
/

Definition of Sackville-West, Vita in English:

( 1892–1962), English novelist and poet; full name Victoria Mary Sackville-West. Her works include the novel All Passion Spent (1931). She is also known for the garden which she created at Sissinghurst in Kent and for her friendship with Virginia Woolf.

Definition of Sackville-West, Vita in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…