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Vanbrugh, Sir John Syllabification: Van·brugh, Sir John
Pronunciation: /ˈvanbrə/

Definition of Vanbrugh, Sir John in English:

(1664–1726), British architect and playwright. His comedies include The Relapse (1696) and The Provok'd Wife (1697). His architectural works include Castle Howard (1702) and Blenheim Palace (1705), both produced in collaboration with Nicholas Hawksmoor (1661–1736).
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