Definition of de Beauvoir, Simone in English:

de Beauvoir, Simone

proper noun

  • (1908–86), French existentialist philosopher, novelist, and feminist. Her best-known work is "The Second Sex" (1949), a central book of the “second wave” of feminism. She was closely associated with Jean-Paul Sartre.

Pronunciation

de Beauvoir, Simone

/də bōˈvwär/