Definition of Tolstoy, Count Leo in US English:

Tolstoy, Count Leo

proper noun

  • (1828–1910), Russian writer; Russian name Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoi. He is noted for the novels War and Peace (1863–69), an epic tale of the Napoleonic invasion, and Anna Karenina (1873–77).

Pronunciation

Tolstoy, Count Leo

/ˈtôlˌstoi/