Definition of Harry Potter™ from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Harry Potter™

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the main character in a series of very successful books by British author J K Rowling, including Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Harry is a boy with magical powers (a young wizard) and the books are about his adventures at his school (Hogwarts). Although the books were written for children, they are popular with adults too. They have been made into very successful films.