Share this entry

Share this page

Kent, William

Line breaks: Wil|liam Kent

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of Kent, William in English:

( Circa 1685–1748), English architect and landscape gardener. Chiefly remembered for his landscape gardens at Stowe House in Buckinghamshire (circa 1730), he also promoted the Palladian style of architecture in England.

Definition of Kent, William 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 ads and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkəmbərsəm
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…