Boswell

noun
Bos·well | \ˈbäz-ˌwel, -wəl\

Definition of Boswell 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a person who records in detail the life of a usually famous contemporary

Boswell

biographical name
Bos·well | \ˈbäz-ˌwel, -wəl\

Definition of Boswell (Entry 2 of 2)

James 1740–1795 Scottish biographer and diarist

Other Words from Boswell

Noun

Boswellian \bäz-ˈwe-lē-ən \ adjective
Boswellize \ˈbäz-wə-ˌlīz, -ˌwe- \ verb

First Known Use of Boswell

Noun

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Boswell

Noun

James Boswell

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