Definition of Micawber, Wilkins in English:

Micawber, Wilkins

proper noun

  • A character in Dickens's novel David Copperfield (1850), an eternal optimist who, despite evidence to the contrary, continues to have faith that ‘something will turn up’.

Pronunciation

Micawber, Wilkins

/miˈkôbər//mɪˈkɔbər/