Definition of Beaumarchais, Pierre de in English:

Beaumarchais, Pierre de

proper noun

  • (1732–99), French playwright; full name Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. He is chiefly remembered for his comedies "The Barber of Seville" (1775) and "The Marriage of Figaro" (1784)

Pronunciation:

Beaumarchais, Pierre de

/ˌbōmärˈSHā/