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Pinteresque (ˌpɪntərˈesk) 

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adjective

  1. (literature) reminiscent of the plays of Harold Pinter, the English dramatist (born 1930), noted for their equivocal and halting dialogue

Pinter (ˈpɪntə Pronunciation for Pinter

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noun

  1. Harold. 1930–2008, English dramatist. His plays, such as The Caretaker (1959), The Homecoming (1964), No Man's Land (1974), Moonlight (1993), and Celebration (2000), are noted for their equivocal and halting dialogue: Nobel prize for literature 2005

Derived Forms

ˌPinterˈesque adjective

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