[ wich-er-lee ]
/ ˈwɪtʃ ər li /
William, c1640–1716, English dramatist and poet.
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How to use Wycherley in a sentence
By the light of Wycherley's comedies one may imagine the Restoration saturnalia of this wedding feast!
After this episode, which if it caused talk did not cause scandal, we need no longer wonder at the tone of Wycherley's comedies.
You know what happened to Wycherley when he got that knack of always turning up a king?
It is curious to notice that almost identical words were used in Irene Wycherley.
British Dictionary definitions for Wycherley
William. ?1640–1716, English dramatist. His Restoration comedies include The Country Wife (1675) and The Plain Dealer (1676)
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