Definition of Stowe, Harriet Beecher in English:

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

proper noun

  • (1811–96), American novelist; full name Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe. She won fame with her anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" (1852), which strengthened the contemporary abolitionist cause with its descriptions of the sufferings caused by slavery.

Pronunciation

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

/stəʊ/