Definition of Lessing, Doris in English:

Lessing, Doris

proper noun

  • (1919–2013), British novelist and short-story writer, brought up in Rhodesia; full name Doris May Lessing. Notable novels: The Grass is Singing (1950), The Golden Notebook (1962), and Canopus in Argos: Archives (science fiction quintet, 1979–83). Nobel Prize for Literature (2007).

Pronunciation

Lessing, Doris

/ˈlesiNG/