Definition of Howells, William Dean in English:

Howells, William Dean

proper noun

  • (1837–1920), US writer and critic. He was editor-in-chief of "Atlantic Monthly" magazine 1871–81. His novels include "The Rise of Silas Lapham" (1885) and "A Hazard of New Fortunes" (1890)

Pronunciation:

Howells, William Dean

/ˈhou-əlz/