Definition of Halliday, Michael in English:

Halliday, Michael

proper noun

  • (born 1925), English linguist; full name Michael Alexander Kirkwood Halliday. He built on the work of J. R. Firth in pursuit of a psychologically and sociologically realistic overall theory of language and its functions.

Pronunciation:

Halliday, Michael

/ˈhalɪdeɪ/