Definition of Shaw, George Bernard in English:

Shaw, George Bernard

proper noun

  • (1856–1950), Irish playwright and writer. His best-known plays combine comedy with a questioning of conventional morality and thought; they include "Man and Superman" (1903), "Pygmalion" (1913), and "St Joan" (1923). A socialist, he became an active member of the Fabian Society. Nobel Prize for Literature (1925).

Pronunciation

Shaw, George Bernard

/ʃɔː/