Definition of Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
1. Noun. Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904).
Generic synonyms: Dramatist, Playwright
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1. Poet Lore (1921)
"Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in 1860—a time full of stormy turmoil and bright hopes for the Russian people. During the early years of his life, ..."
2. Russian Short Stories by Harry Christian Schweikert (1919)
"Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in Taganrog, in the south of Russia, in 1861. His father was an emancipated serf who had prospered sufficiently to give his ..."
3. The Dramatic Index for ...: Covering Articles and Illustrations Concerning edited by Anne C. Sutherland, Frederick Winthrop Faxon, Mary Estella Bates (1916)
"Anton Pavlovich Chekhov. Brignol and his daughter. Alfred Ca; Broken chains. Nellie 0. Dodd. Broken heart. The. John Ford. ..."