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English - Turkish

Definition of mencken in English Turkish dictionary

devout
dindar

Tom mucizelere inanan bir dindar bir hristiyandı. - Tom was a devout Christian who believed in miracles.

Tom'un kız kardeşi dindar bir Hristiyan. - Tom's sister is a devout Christian.

devout
{s} dindar, dini bütün, mütedeyyin
devout
samimi/dindar
devout
devoutness dindarlık
devout
yürekten
devout
mütedeyyin
devout
samimi
devout
içten
devout
{s} istekli
devout
{s} ciddi
devout
devoutly imanla
devout
{s} sadık
English - English
United States journalist and literary critic (1880-1956)
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H L Mencken
born Sept. 12, 1880, Baltimore, Md., U.S. died Jan. 29, 1956, Baltimore U.S. controversialist, humorous journalist, and critic. Mencken worked on the staff of the Baltimore Sun for much of his life. With George Jean Nathan (1882-1958), he coedited The Smart Set (1914-23) and cofounded and edited (1924-33) the American Mercury, both important literary magazines. Probably the most influential U.S. literary critic in the 1920s, he often used criticism to jeer at the nation's social and cultural weaknesses. Prejudices (1919-27) collects many of his reviews and essays. In The American Language (1919; supplements 1945, 1948) he brought together American expressions and idioms; by the time of his death he was perhaps the leading authority on the language of the U.S
Henry Louis Mencken
born Sept. 12, 1880, Baltimore, Md., U.S. died Jan. 29, 1956, Baltimore U.S. controversialist, humorous journalist, and critic. Mencken worked on the staff of the Baltimore Sun for much of his life. With George Jean Nathan (1882-1958), he coedited The Smart Set (1914-23) and cofounded and edited (1924-33) the American Mercury, both important literary magazines. Probably the most influential U.S. literary critic in the 1920s, he often used criticism to jeer at the nation's social and cultural weaknesses. Prejudices (1919-27) collects many of his reviews and essays. In The American Language (1919; supplements 1945, 1948) he brought together American expressions and idioms; by the time of his death he was perhaps the leading authority on the language of the U.S
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