Definition of Mayakovsky, Vladimir in English:

Mayakovsky, Vladimir

proper noun

  • (1893–1930), Soviet poet and playwright; full name Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky. A fervent futurist, he wrote in a declamatory, aggressive avant-garde style, which he altered to have a comic mass appeal after the Bolshevik revolution.

Pronunciation:

Mayakovsky, Vladimir

/ˌmäyəˈkôfskē//-skyē/