Definition of Pynchon, Thomas in English:

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Pynchon, Thomas

Pronunciation: /ˈpinCHən/
(1937-), US novelist; full name Thomas Ruggles Pynchon. An elusive author who shuns public attention, his works abandon the normal conventions of the novel. Notable works: V (1963), The Crying of Lot 49 (1966), Gravity’s Rainbow (1972), Vineland (1990), and Mason and Dixon (1997).

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Syllabification: Pyn·chon, Thomas

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