Definition of Tolstoy, Count Leo in English:

Tolstoy, Count Leo

proper noun

  • (1828–1910), Russian writer; Russian name Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoi. He is best known for the novels War and Peace (1863–9), an epic tale of the Napoleonic invasion, and Anna Karenina (1873–7).

Pronunciation

Tolstoy, Count Leo

/ˈtɒlstɔɪ/