Thoreau

biographical name
Tho·​reau | \ thə-ˈrō How to pronounce Thoreau (audio) , thȯ-; ˈthȯr-(ˌ)ō, ˈthər-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce Thoreau (audio) \

Definition of Thoreau

Henry David 1817–1862 originally David Henry Thoreau American writer

Other Words from Thoreau

Thoreauvian \ thə-​ˈrō-​vē-​ən How to pronounce Thoreau (audio) , thȯ-​ \ adjective

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“Thoreau.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thoreau. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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