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Sexton, Anne Syllabification: Sex·ton, Anne
Pronunciation: /ˈsekstən/

Definition of Sexton, Anne in English:

( 1928–74), US poet; born Anne Harvey. Plagued by mental illness, she wrote very emotional poems, many of which are collected in the volumes To Bedlam and Part Way Back (1960) and Live or Die (1966).

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