[ sak-vil-west ]
/ ˈsæk vɪlˈwɛst /
Dame Victoria MaryVita,1892–1962, English poet and novelist (wife of Harold Nicolson).
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General Sackville-West came, and we had some peaceful sittings.An Onlooker in France 1917-1919|William Orpen
British Dictionary definitions for sackville-west
/ (ˌsækvɪl ˈwɛst) /
Victoria (Mary), known as Vita . 1892–1962, British writer and gardener, whose works include the novel The Edwardians (1930) and the poem The Land (1931). She is also noted for the gardens at Sissinghurst Castle, Kent. Married to Harold Nicolson
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