novelette


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nov·el·ette

 (nŏv′ə-lĕt′)
n.
A short novel.

novelette

(ˌnɒvəˈlɛt)
n
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) an extended prose narrative story or short novel
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a novel that is regarded as being slight, trivial, or sentimental
3. (Classical Music) a short piece of lyrical music, esp one for the piano

nov•el•ette

(ˌnɒv əˈlɛt)

n.
a brief novel or long short story.
[1805–15]

novelette

A short novel, usually light and often sentimental in tone.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.novelette - a short novel
novel - an extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story
Translations

novelette

[ˌnɒvəˈlet] Nnovela f corta (pej) → novela f sentimental, novela f sin valor

novelette

n (pej)Romänchen nt, → Kitschroman m

novelette

[ˌnɒvəˈlɛt] n (usu) (pej) → romanzetto
References in classic literature ?
She went away and, since at that late hour there was nobody else at her tables, she immersed herself in a novelette.
Now you would think that the first thing the king would do after listening to such a novelette from an entire stranger, would be to ask for credentials -- yes, and a pointer or two as to locality of castle, best route to it, and so on.
A novelette, an airy trifle, conceived in days when the thermometer was lower and it was possible to think, and worked out almost mechanically, had been accepted by a magazine of a higher standing than those which hitherto had shown him hospitality.
The first category is Novel or Novelette while the second category is Fiction written in Urdu language.
Machados collection of eight stories--all but one, "The Resident," previously published--has been anticipated since "The Husband Stitch" was nominated for the 2014 Nebula novelette award.
Barking" is a delightful, creatively illustrated novelette about a pair of famous Cavalier King Charles Spaniels named Emily and Charlotte, appealing to both adults and discerning juvenile readers.
com/will-season-1-episode-7-spoilers-can-william-shakespeare-save-theater-2576092) Season 1, episode 7 , Southwell handed Alice a novelette about Mary Magdalene.
As one of the pledge rewards on the Kickstarter Campaign, they also created a fictional e-book novelette based on the game.
Both works are a mixture of historical and science fiction, though the prelude leans more towards the former while the novelette more towards the latter.
greatest writer or even squeeze out a novelette and I drifted on to
KARACHI -- Oxford University Press organized a talk on its recent publications Jazeera-e-Sukhanwaran: Tanzia Novelette by Ghulam Abbas and Intikhab: Ghulam Abbas compiled by Asif Farrukhi at the Oxford Bookshop.
Jeevithathinte Nalloru Bhagam" (Major Chunk of Your Life) is a collection of stories of expatriates in the Middle East while "Kanyaparayile Penkutti" (A Girl From Kanyapara) is a novelette.