Definition of Irving, John in English:

Irving, John

proper noun

  • (born 1942) US writer and teacher; born John Wallace Blunt, Jr. His works such as The World According to Garp (1978) combine tragedy with comedy; full name John Winslow Irving. He also wrote The Hotel New Hampshire (1981), The Cider House Rules (1985), and Last Night in Twisted River (2009).

Pronunciation

Irving, John

/ˈərviNG/