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oeu·vre

 (œ′vrə)
n. pl. oeu·vres (œ′vrə)
1. A work of art.
2. The sum of the lifework of an artist, writer, or composer.

[French œuvre, from Old French uevre, work, from Latin opera, from pl. of opus, work; see opus.]

oeuvre

(œvrə)
n
1. a work of art, literature, music, etc
2. the total output of a writer, painter, etc
[ultimately from Latin opera, plural of opus work]

oeu•vre

(Fr. ˈœ vrə)

n., pl. oeu•vres (Fr. ˈœ vrə)
1. the works of a writer, painter, or the like, taken as a whole.
2. any one of such works.
[1870–75; < French: work, Old French < Latin opera; compare operate]

oeuvre

A French word meaning work, used to mean a work of art or all of the works created by a particular artist.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oeuvre - the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it); "he studied the entire Wagnerian oeuvre"; "Picasso's work can be divided into periods"
end product, output - final product; the things produced
writing - (usually plural) the collected work of an author; "the idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings"
Translations

oeuvre

[ˈʒːvrə] Nobra f
References in classic literature ?
On the back were visible in large letters Oeuvres de Bon-Bon.
Il s'agit d'une manifestationconcuepour permettre aux passionnes d'artde mieux apprecier les oeuvres exposees et d'accompagner tous les actes programmes en hommagea Abdelkrim Ghattas, artiste plasticien de renom et professeur pedagogueal'Ecole Superieure des Beaux Arts de Casablanca.
Deux nouvelles oeuvres, [beaucoup moins que]Qalb min waraq[beaucoup plus grand que] (coeur en papier) et [beaucoup moins que]El Hattab[beaucoup plus grand que] (le bucheron) se trouvent actuellement en chantier au Theatre regional de Batna, a indique, dimanche dernier, la directrice de cet etablissement, M'barka Tighaza.
La premiere, poursuit-il, etait en 2011 et s'intitulait "Le jus de la peine", avec 36 oeuvres.
Nous retrouvons dans Ozias Leduc, pour un ultime chef-d'oeuvre, une biographie de l'artiste qui comprend un rapide survol de quelques-unes de ses oeuvres profanes et religieuses dont, entre autres, sa decoration de l'eglise de Saint-Hilaire qui fait office de point de repere dans son cheminement artistique.
Des oeuvres marquantes ont ete publiees ainsi que de nombreux travaux, recherches et etudes qui ont profondement transforme la connaissance de la litterature quebecoise.
Most pictures by early modern women were painted for private collectors, and many privately owned works have disappeared, resulting in extant oeuvres that are either greatly diminished, as with Artemisia's, or entirely unknown today.
During the past three decades, Adrian Piper has amassed both artistic and scholarly oeuvres (she moonlights as a neo-Kantian philosopher), though the intellectual underpinnings of the former are often indistinguishable from those of the latter.
Faute de belles oeuvres, les ecrivains d'aujourd'hui s'affichent trop, parlent trop et abusent de leurs images.
Concilier des instants de plaisir et de joies communicatives est le message que ces oeuvres vehiculent.
J'aimerais, a cet egard, signaler qu'il y a une vraie crise quant a la traduction des oeuvres asiatiques vers l'arabe [beaucoup plus grand que].
Oeuvres Romanesques (les cinq livres de Pantagruel).