Definition of Dowson, Ernest in English:

Dowson, Ernest

proper noun

  • (1867–1900), English poet, associated with the ‘decadent’ school of Oscar Wilde and Aubrey Beardsley; full name Ernest Christopher Dowson. His two books of poems, Verses (1896) and Decorations (1899), deal with themes of ennui and world-weariness.

Pronunciation:

Dowson, Ernest

/ˈdaʊs(ə)n/