Myrdal

biographical name Myr·dal \ ˈmᵫr-ˌdäl , ˈmər- , ˈmir- \

Definition of Myrdal

Alva 1902–1986 née Reimer; wife of Gunnar Myrdal Swedish sociologist and diplomat

Myrdal

biographical name

Definition of Myrdal

(Karl) Gunnar 1898–1987 Swedish economist

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Myrdal? 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

to fix or define the limits of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

February 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-dog-in-snow-jumping-to-grab-a-heart-shaped-balloon-the-snow-and-heart-balloon-indicate-that-the-month-being-represented-is-april-and-the-dog-is-just-kinda-cute
  • Which is a synonym of sanguine?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

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!