Definition of Duras, Marguerite in US English:

Duras, Marguerite

proper noun

  • (1914–96), French novelist, movie director, and playwright; pseudonym of Marguerite Donnadieu. Her works include the screenplay for Hiroshima mon amour (1959), as well as the semiautobiographical novel L'Amant (1984).

Pronunciation

Duras, Marguerite

/d(y)o͝oˈrä/