Definition of Congreve, William in English:

Congreve, William

Syllabification: Con·greve, William
Pronunciation: /ˈkäNGˌɡrēv, ˈkänˌɡrēv
( 1670–1729), English playwright. His plays, such as Love for Love (1695) and The Way of the World (1700), epitomize the wit and satire of Restoration comedy.

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