Definition of Chayefsky, Paddy in US English:

Chayefsky, Paddy

proper noun

  • (1923–81), US writer; born Sidney Aaron Chayefsky. He wrote television dramas, movie screenplays, stage plays, and a science fiction novel, Altered States (1978). His screenplays include Marty (1955), The Hospital (1971), and Network (1976).

Pronunciation

Chayefsky, Paddy

/CHīˈefskē/