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Dryden, John Syllabification: Dry·den, John
Pronunciation: /ˈdrīdn/

Definition of Dryden, John in English:

( 1631–1700), English poet, critic, and playwright of the Augustan Age. He is best known for Marriage à la mode (1673), All for Love (1678), and Absalom and Achitophel (1681).

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