Hemingway

biographical name
Hem·​ing·​way | \ ˈhe-miŋ-ˌwā How to pronounce Hemingway (audio) \

Definition of Hemingway

Ernest Miller 1899–1961 American writer and journalist

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Hemingwayesque \ ˌhe-​miŋ-​ˌwā-​ˈesk How to pronounce Hemingwayesque (audio) \ adjective

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