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Brodsky

[brod-skee]
noun
  1. Joseph,1940–96, U.S. poet, born in Russia: Nobel Prize 1987; U.S. poet laureate 1991–92.
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  • She wrote this note and threw it upon the floor at my feet while Brodsky was facing me.

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    Margaret Horton Potter

  • There followed a consultation as to any possible retaliation on the part of Brodsky.

    The Genius

    Margaret Horton Potter

  • If Brodsky took the remonstrance in bad part—and who doubted that he would?

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    Margaret Horton Potter

  • And I believe that, through her, we can reach Brodsky and force what we want.

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    Margaret Horton Potter

  • It was a week, now, since the day of his own interview with Brodsky.

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    Margaret Horton Potter


British Dictionary definitions for brodsky

Brodsky

noun
  1. Joseph, original name Iosif Aleksandrovich Brodsky . 1940–96, US poet, born in the Soviet Union. His collections include The End of a Beautiful Era (1977). Nobel prize for literature 1987
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