Definition of Menninger, Karl Augustus in US English:

Menninger, Karl Augustus

proper noun

  • (1893–1990), US psychiatrist. With his father he cofounded the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, 1920, where psychiatrists received training in psychoanalysis. In 1941, the Menninger Foundation, which he headed until 1990, was established.

Pronunciation

Menninger, Karl Augustus

/ˈmenənjər/