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/