Definition of Ruskin, John in US English:

Ruskin, John

proper noun

  • (1819–1900), English art and social critic. His prolific writings include attacks on Renaissance art in The Stones of Venice (1851–53), capitalism in “The Political Economy of Art” (1857), and utilitarianism in Unto This Last (1860).

Pronunciation

Ruskin, John

/ˈrəskin/