Definition of Bowles, Paul in US English:

Bowles, Paul

proper noun

  • (1910–99), US writer and composer; full name Paul Frederick Bowles. In the 1930s, he studied music in Paris and worked as a music critic and composer. His novels, which include The Sheltering Sky (1949), Let It Come Down (1952), and The Spider's House (1966), typically concern Westerners in the Arab world.

Pronunciation

Bowles, Paul

/bōlz/