Definition of Shaw, George Bernard in US English:

Shaw, George Bernard

proper noun

  • (1856–1950), Irish playwright and writer. His best-known plays combine comedy with a questioning of conventional morality and thought; they include Candida (1897), Man and Superman (1903), Major Barbara (1905), Pygmalion (1913), and St. Joan (1923). Nobel Prize for Literature (1925).

Pronunciation

Shaw, George Bernard

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