Definition of Dahl, Roald in English:

Dahl, Roald

proper noun

  • (1916–90), British writer, of Norwegian descent. His fiction and drama, such as the short-story collection Tales of the Unexpected (1979), typically include macabre plots and unexpected outcomes. Notable works for children: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964), The BFG (1982).

Pronunciation:

Dahl, Roald

/dɑːl/