Fielding definition by Webster's New World
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Fielding, Henry 1707-54; Eng. novelist
Fielding definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Henry 1707-1754.
British writer whose works include the novels Joseph Andrews (1742) and Tom Jones (1749). He also wrote comedies for the stage and edited a number of periodicals.