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Kerouac

[ker-oo-ak]
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noun
  1. JackJean-Louis Lefris de Kérouac, 1922–69, U.S. novelist.
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  • Instead I went up to my room and worked on my Kerouac paper.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • I worked on my Beat paper all the next day at home, reading the Kerouac and surfing the Xnet.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow


British Dictionary definitions for kerouac

Kerouac

noun
  1. Jack, real name Jean-Louis Lebris de Kérouac. 1922–69, US novelist and poet of the Beat Generation. His works include On the Road (1957) and Big Sur (1962)
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