Baldwin

play
biographical name Bald·win \ ˈbȯl-dwən \

Definition of Baldwin

James 1924–1987 American writer

Baldwin

biographical name

Definition of Baldwin

James Mark 1861–1934 American psychologist

Baldwin

biographical name

Definition of Baldwin

Stanley 1867–1947 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewd*ley play \ˈbyüd-lē\ English statesman; prime minister (1923–24; 1924–29; 1935–37)

Learn More about baldwin


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Baldwin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

agreeable, attractive, or delicious

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Merriam-Webster's New Words Quiz—Fall 2017 Edition!

  • young-plant-shoots
  • Which of the following is a new sense of the word bunny?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!