Definition of McGuffey, William Holmes in US English:

McGuffey, William Holmes

proper noun

  • (1800–1873), US public education reformer. He is best known for his series of Eclectic Readers, compiled between 1836 and 1857 and more commonly called McGuffey Readers.

Pronunciation

McGuffey, William Holmes

/mə(k)ˈɡəfē/