Definition of Thoreau, Henry David in English:

Thoreau, Henry David

proper noun

  • (1817–62), American essayist and poet, and a key figure in Transcendentalism. He is best known for his book Walden, or Life in the Woods (1854), an account of a two-year experiment in self-sufficiency.

Pronunciation

Thoreau, Henry David

/ˈθɔːrəʊ/