Longfellow


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Long·fel·low

 (lông′fĕl′ō, lŏng′-), Henry Wadsworth 1807-1882.
American poet. His works, extremely popular in the United States in his lifetime, include The Song of Hiawatha (1855) and a translation (1865-1867) of Dante's Divine Comedy.

Longfellow

(ˈlɒŋˌfɛləʊ)
n
(Biography) Henry Wadsworth. 1807–82, US poet, noted particularly for his long narrative poems Evangeline (1847) and The Song of Hiawatha (1855)

Long•fel•low

(ˈlɔŋˌfɛl oʊ, ˈlɒŋ-)

n.
Henry Wadsworth (ˈwɒdz wərθ) 1807–82, U.S. poet.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Longfellow - United States poet remembered for his long narrative poems (1807-1882)Longfellow - United States poet remembered for his long narrative poems (1807-1882)
References in classic literature ?
Oh, she may be, as Longfellow says, `a fair maiden clothed with celestial grace'--but she'll be a stranger to me.
You mean Professor Longfellow, Grandfather," said Laurence.
That Longfellow chap most likely had written countless books of poetry.
Longfellow, I believe, is not yet at the Oxbow, else the winged horse would neigh at him.
Field, the veteran of the Atlantic Cable, from the poet Longfellow, and from many others.
It is like a learned Hindoo showing off how much he knows by saying Longfellow lives in the United States - as if he lived all over the United States, and as if the country was so small you couldn't throw a brick there without hitting him.
Teddy bears and lit candles are among the items placed at the junction of Longfellow Road and Macdonald Road, Stoke, wherethe brothers, aged two and six, were struck by a car yesterday afternoon.
The 38-unit property, located at 1417 Longfellow Avenue, sold for $9,875 million, which translates into $350 per square foot.
On Christmas Day that year, as church bells announced the arrival of another painful Christmas, Longfellow picked up his pen and began to write, "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day.
Longfellow Finds a Home" introduces the mischievous, lovable Longfellow, the blue wiener dog, as he roams and wander without a place to call home.
Inform them that the sculpture depicts the marriage of two Native American characters from a famous and beloved poem, "The Song of Hiawatha," by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
com SATURDAY BELFAST WOODSTOCK RHYTHM & BLUES FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER 2016 Purple Car, Willie Byrne, Rab McCullough Band and guests all take to the stage to perform at this fundraiser in the Longfellow Bar.