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Thackeray

[thak-uh-ree]
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noun
  1. William Make·peace [meyk-pees] /ˈmeɪkˌpis/, 1811–63, English novelist, born in India.
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Related formsThack·er·ay·an, adjective, noun
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Thackeray

noun
  1. William Makepeace. 1811–63, English novelist, born in India. His novels, originally serialized, include Vanity Fair (1848), Pendennis (1850), Henry Esmond (1852), and The Newcomes (1855)
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