mousquetaire


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mousquetaire

(ˌmuːskəˈtɛə)
n
1. (Historical Terms) a French musketeer, esp during the 17th and 18th centuries
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a fancy garment, collar, cuff, or glove characteristic of the clothing worn by French musketeers
adj
(Clothing & Fashion) characteristic of or resembling the fancy clothing worn by French musketeers
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Monsieur le mousquetaire," said he, "are you a gentleman?
The big shoulders, black brows and black mousquetaire swagger of Flambeau were a great contrast.
On the return of the Bourbons, one of his old friends, the Marquis de Pombreton, formerly lieutenant in the Black mousquetaires, returned to him--so he said--twelve hundred pistoles which he had lent to the marquis for the purpose of emigrating.
Moreover," continued the bishop, "you will be good enough, monsieur le capitaine des mousquetaires, to allow those only to pass into the king's room this morning who have special permission.
I tell you that, in the emigration, the Abbe de la Marche who was here and was employed in the Quiberoon business with Puisaye and Tinteniac, was the same Colonel of Mousquetaires Gris with whom Steyne fought in the year '86--that he and the Marchioness met again--that it was after the Reverend Colonel was shot in Brittany that Lady Steyne took to those extreme practices of devotion which she carries on now; for she is closeted with her director every day--she is at service at Spanish Place, every morning, I've watched her there--that is, I've happened to be passing there--and depend on it, there's a mystery in her case.
The third unbeliever was Monsieur Le Quoi, who merely whispered to the sheriff, that the corps was one of the finest he had ever seen second only to the Mousquetaires of Le Boa Louis
I mean that my friends, officers in the guards and mousquetaires, came to keep me company and we passed the night in feasting, drinking, dicing.
To stud at 4 and dam of: Minimal Surface (1985 f by L'Emigrant; unraced), Anti Parasite (1987 g by Nodouble; winner, Gr3-placed), Mousquetaire (1988 c by Woodman; winner), Dance Of Dawn (1989 f by Nureyev; unraced).
Pour l'histoire, les deux seuls titres marocains du GP Hassan II ont ete remportes par Hicham Arazi en 1997 et Younes El Aynaoui en 2002 et qui en a ete finaliste a 2 reprises en 1993 et 2003, alors que le 3e mousquetaire, Karim Alami, etait finaliste en 1994.
His hard work has finally paid off as the Jodel D140E Mousquetaire has taken its maiden flight from a private airfield in York.
beaucoup moins que] Il ressemblait a John Lennon et une sorte de 5e mousquetaire.
Dernier mousquetaire de ces quatre piliers du secteur automobile en Tunisie, le groupe Loukil qui est aussi present en bourse a travers le groupe UADH qui comprend toute la branche automobile (CitroE1/2n, Mazda et les filiales des pieces detachees).