Auden

biographical name Au·den \ ˈȯ-dᵊn \

Definition of Auden

W(ystan) H(ugh) 1907–1973 American (English-born) poet

Audenesque

play \ˌȯ-də-ˈnesk\ adjective

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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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