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de Beauvoir

[ duh bohv-wahr; French duh boh-vwar ]
/ də boʊvˈwɑr; French də boʊˈvwar /

noun

Si·mone [see-mawn] /siˈmɔn/Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand, 1908–86, French playwright, novelist, and essayist.

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British Dictionary definitions for de beauvoir

de Beauvoir

/ (French də bovwar) /

noun

Simone (simɔn). 1908–86, French existentialist novelist and feminist, whose works include Le sang des autres (1944), Le deuxième sexe (1949), and Les mandarins (1954)
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