Definition of Updike, John in English:

Updike, John

proper noun

  • (1932–2009), US novelist, poet, and short-story writer; full name John Hoyer Updike. He is noted for his quartet of novels "Rabbit, Run" (1960), "Rabbit Redux" (1971), "Rabbit is Rich" (1981), and "Rabbit at Rest" (1990), the last two earning him Pulitzer Prizes. Other novels include "The Witches of Eastwick" (1984) and "S" (1998)

Pronunciation:

Updike, John

/ˈəpˌdīk/