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English noun: Wright

1. Wright (person) United States writer of detective novels (1888-1939)


SynonymsS. S. Van Dine, Willard Huntington Wright


Instance hypernymauthor, writer

2. Wright (person) United States writer whose work is concerned with the oppression of African Americans (1908-1960)


SynonymsRichard Wright


Instance hypernymauthor, writer

3. Wright (person) United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Orville Wright) invented the airplane (1867-1912)


SynonymsWilbur Wright


Instance hypernymartificer, discoverer, inventor

4. Wright (person) United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Wilbur Wright) invented the airplane (1871-1948)


SynonymsOrville Wright


Instance hypernymartificer, discoverer, inventor

5. Wright (person) influential United States architect (1869-1959)


SynonymsFrank Lloyd Wright


Instance hypernymarchitect, designer

6. Wright (person) United States early feminist (born in Scotland) (1795-1852)


SynonymsFanny Wright, Frances Wright


Instance hypernymfeminist, libber, women's liberationist, women's rightist

7. wright (person) someone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)


Broader (hypernym)artificer, artisan, craftsman, journeyman


Narrower (hyponym)cartwright, millwright, ploughwright, plowwright, ship builder, shipbuilder, shipwright, waggonwright, wagonwright, wainwright, wheeler, wheelwright









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