adjective see Thoreau

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thoreauvian — See Thoreau, Henry David. * * * …   Universalium

  • Thoreauvian — adjective Of or pertaining to (1817 1862), American writer and philosopher, or his writings …   Wiktionary

  • thoreauvian — tho·reau·vi·an …   English syllables

  • Thoreauvian — adjective relating to or like or in the manner of Henry David Thoreau • Pertains to noun: ↑Thoreau • Derivationally related forms: ↑Thoreau …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thoreau — Thoreauvian /theuh roh vee euhn/, adj. /theuh roh , thawr oh, thohr oh/, n. Henry David, 1817 62, U.S. naturalist and author. * * * …   Universalium

  • Henry David Thoreau — Thoreau redirects here. For other uses, see Thoreau (disambiguation). Henry David Thoreau Maxham daguerreotype of Henry David Thoreau made in 1856 Full name Henry David Thoreau Born July 12, 1817( …   Wikipedia

  • Tho|reau|vi|an — «thuh ROH vee uhn», adjective, noun. –adj. of or having to do with the American author and naturalist Henry David Thoreau (1817 1862) or his works: »Thoreauvian ideals. –n. a follower of Thoreau, his ideas, or practices: »The small town… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thoreau — biographical name Henry David 1817 1862 originally David Henry Thoreau American writer • Thoreauvian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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