Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin)
[woo l-stuh n-kraft,, -krahft] /ˈwʊl stənˌkræft,, -ˌkrɑft/ (Show IPA), 1797–1851, English author (wife of Percy Bysshe Shelley).
[bish] /bɪʃ/ (Show IPA), 1792–1822, English poet.
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Mary (Wollstonecraft) (ˈwʊlstənˌkrɑːft). 1797–1851, British writer; author of Frankenstein (1818); the daughter of William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft, she eloped with Percy Bysshe Shelley
Percy Bysshe (bɪʃ). 1792–1822, British romantic poet. His works include Queen Mab (1813), Prometheus Unbound (1820), and The Triumph of Life (1824). He wrote an elegy on the death of Keats, Adonais (1821), and shorter lyrics, including the odes “To the West Wind” and “To a Skylark” (both 1820). He was drowned in the Ligurian Sea while sailing from Leghorn to La Spezia
adjective 1. Also, Shellian. of, relating to, or characteristic of Percy Bysshe Shelley or his works. noun 2. a student or admirer of the works of Percy Bysshe Shelley.
noun, Military. 1. the firing of explosive shells or projectiles. noun 1. the firing of artillery shells
noun, plural (especially collectively) shellfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) shellfishes. 1. an aquatic animal having a shell, as the oyster and other mollusks and the lobster and other crustaceans. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes 1. any aquatic invertebrate having a shell or shell-like carapace, esp such an animal used as human […]
noun 1. an eastern Asian plant, Alpinia zerumbet, of the ginger family, having pendulous clusters of fragrant white flowers with variegated markings. 2. bells of Ireland. 3. any of several other plants with flowers or parts thought to resemble shells, as those of the genus Tigridia.