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Ferlinghetti

[ fur-ling-get-ee ]
/ ˌfɜr lɪŋˈgɛt i /
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noun
Lawrence, 1919–2021, U.S. poet associated with the Beat Generation.
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How to use Ferlinghetti in a sentence

  • As the poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti put it, “Southern California, where the American Dream came too true.”

    Awesome Surf Art|Brian Thomas Gallagher|July 1, 2010|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for Ferlinghetti

Ferlinghetti
/ (fɜːlɪŋˈɡɛtɪ) /

noun
Lawrence . born 1919, US poet of the Beat Generation. His poetry includes the collections Pictures of the Gone World (1955) and When I Look at Pictures (1990)
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