Definition of Shute, Nevil in English:

Shute, Nevil

proper noun

  • (1899–1960), English novelist; pseudonym of Nevil Shute Norway. After World War II he settled in Australia, which provides the setting for his later novels. Notable works: A Town Like Alice (1950) and On the Beach (1957).

Pronunciation

Shute, Nevil

/SHo͞ot/