Mayakovski

or Ma·ya·kov·sky

[ mah-yuh-kawf-skee, -kof-; Russian muh-yuh-kawf-skyee ]
/ ˌmɑ yəˈkɔf ski, -ˈkɒf-; Russian mə yʌˈkɔf skyi /

noun

Vla·di·mir Vla·di·mi·ro·vich [vlad-uh-meer vlad-uh-meer-uh-vich; Russian vluh-dyee-myir vluh-dyee-myi-ruh-vyich] /ˈvlæd əˌmɪər ˌvlæd əˈmɪər əˌvɪtʃ; Russian vlʌˈdyi myɪr vlʌˈdyi myɪ rə vyɪtʃ/,1893–1930, Russian poet.

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British Dictionary definitions for mayakovski

Mayakovski

Mayakovsky

/ (Russian məjɪˈkɔfskij) /

noun

Vladimir Vladimirovich (vlaˈdimir vlaˈdimirəvitʃ). 1893–1930, Russian Futurist poet and dramatist. His poems include 150 000 000 (1921) and At the Top of my Voice (1930); his plays include Vladimir Mayakovsky — a Tragedy (1913) and The Bedbug (1929)
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