Definition of Addams, Jane in English:

Addams, Jane

proper noun

  • (1860–1935), US social reformer, feminist, and pacifist. In 1889 she founded Hull House, a center for the care and education of Chicago's poor and a national model for combating urban poverty and treating youthful offenders. She was a leader of the suffrage movement and an active pacifist. Nobel Peace Prize (1931).


Addams, Jane

/ˈadəmz/ /ˈædəmz/