Dryden

biographical name
Dry·​den | \ ˈdrī-dᵊn How to pronounce Dryden (audio) \

Definition of Dryden

John 1631–1700 English poet and dramatist; poet laureate (1668–88)

Other Words from Dryden

Drydenian \ ˌdrī-​ˈdē-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Drydenian (audio) , -​ˈde-​ \ adjective

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“Dryden.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/John%20Dryden. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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