Definition of Plath, Sylvia in English:

Plath, Sylvia

proper noun

  • (1932–63), US poet; wife of Ted Hughes. Her life was marked by periods of severe depression, and her work is notable for its treatment of extreme and painful states of mind. In 1963, she committed suicide. Notable works: Ariel (1965) and The Bell Jar (1963).


Plath, Sylvia

/plaTH/ /plæθ/