Definition of de Beauvoir, Simone in English:

de Beauvoir, Simone

Line breaks: Si¦mone de Beau|voir
Pronunciation: /də ˈbəʊvwɑː
, də bovwaʀ/
( 1908–86), French existentialist philosopher, novelist, and feminist. Her best-known work is The Second Sex (1949), a central book of the ‘second wave’ of feminism. She had a lifelong association with Jean-Paul Sartre.

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