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Boswell

Definitions of Boswell
  1. noun
    Scottish author noted for his biography of Samuel Johnson (1740-1795)
    synonyms: James Boswell
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    example of:
    author, writer
    writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
  2. noun
    a devoted admirer and recorder of another's words and deeds
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    type of:
    admirer, booster, champion, friend, protagonist, supporter
    a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
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