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(Placename) a palace in Paris, in the Champs Elysées: official residence of the president of France


(eɪ liˈzeɪ)

a palace in Paris that is the official residence of the president of France.
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Their niaisiries were endless, and there was just as much of the low bred anticipation as to their future purchases, as one sees at the balls of the Champs Elysee on the subject of partners.
Armand Armagnac were crossing the sunlit Champs Elysee with a kind of vivacious respectability.
He's round at the Hotel Saint Louis by the Elysee, where we drove with him.
The night before the attack on me, when I did not get to bed before three o'clock in the morning, on our return from the Elysee, I stood for a moment before my window, and I felt sure I saw shadows.
A regiment of the Old Guard, reviewed on a summer's day in the Champs Elysees, could not have made a more critically correct appearance.
The house Ali had chosen, and which was to serve as a town residence to Monte Cristo, was situated on the right hand as you ascend the Champs Elysees.
Then the Bois and Champs Elysees are tres magnifique.
In London nothing interested her but the theatres and the shops; and she found the theatres less exciting than the Paris cafes chantants where, under the blossoming horse-chestnuts of the Champs Elysees, she had had the novel experience of looking down from the restaurant terrace on an audience of "cocottes," and having her husband interpret to her as much of the songs as he thought suitable for bridal ears.
There was grace in every street, and the trees in the Champs Elysees had a distinction which trees had not elsewhere.
In recent years, the Elysee Montmartre has been a music venue where acts such as Counting Crows, David Bowie and The White Stripes have played.
Summary: Paris, Jul 04, SPA -- Two French government ministers resigned over scandals which included a 12,000-euro (15,000-dollar) bill for cigars and a 117,000-euro private jet trip, the Elysee Palace said late Sunday, according to dpa.
The 24-year-old completed the Tour for the first time at the third attempt, surging clear of the field for a remarkably easy win - the first by a British rider on the Champs Elysee.