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Moore

 (mo͝or, môr), Clement Clarke 1779-1863.
American scholar and poet who wrote the poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" (1823).

Moore

, George Augustus 1852-1933.
Irish writer whose works include poetry, drama, criticism, and novels, such as Esther Waters (1894).

Moore

, George Edward 1873-1958.
British philosopher whose theories, presented in Principia Ethica (1903) and other works, influenced 20th-century epistemology and linguistic analysis.

Moore

, Henry 1898-1986.
British sculptor whose works, mostly semiabstract human figures, are characterized by smooth organic forms.

Moore

, Marianne Craig 1887-1972.
American poet whose works, published in volumes such as Observations (1924) and What Are Years? (1941), are characterized by wit, irony, and unconventional meter.

Moore

, Thomas 1779-1852.
Irish romantic poet. Many of his nostalgic and patriotic lyrics, such as "The Minstrel Boy," were set to traditional Irish tunes.
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Moore

(mʊə; mɔː)
n
1. (Biography) Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941–93, English footballer, captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2. (Biography) Dudley (Stuart John). 1935–2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960–73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3. (Biography) George. 1852–1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4. (Biography) G(eorge) E(dward). 1873–1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5. (Biography) Gerald. 1899–1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6. (Biography) Henry. 1898–1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7. (Biography) Sir John. 1761–1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808–09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8. (Biography) Marianne (Craig). 1887–1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9. (Biography) Thomas. 1779–1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807–34)

Moore

(ˈmʊʊre)
n
1. (Languages) another name for Mossi
2. (Peoples) another name for Mossi
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Moore

(mʊər, mɔr, moʊr)

n.
1. Archibald Lee (Archie), 1913–98, U.S. boxer.
2. Brian, 1921–99, U.S. novelist, born in Ireland.
3. Clement Clarke, 1779–1863, U.S. scholar and writer.
4. Henry, 1898–1986, English sculptor.
5. Marianne (Craig), 1887–1972, U.S. poet and critic.
6. Thomas, 1779–1852, Irish poet.
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Noun1.Moore - United States composer of works noted for their use of the American vernacular (1893-1969)
2.Moore - English actor and comedian who appeared on television and in films (born in 1935)
3.Moore - English philosopher (1873-1958)
4.Moore - Irish poet who wrote nostalgic and patriotic verse (1779-1852)Moore - Irish poet who wrote nostalgic and patriotic verse (1779-1852)
5.Moore - United States poet noted for irony and wit (1887-1872)
6.Moore - British sculptor whose works are monumental organic forms (1898-1986)
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I HAD a lazy afternoon this week, sprawled on the settee watching one of the worst war films ever made despite having Bobby Moore playing wing half.
Shropshire will host a walking football tournament to support the Bobby Moore Fund for Cancer Research UK.
LEWIS COOK created English football history to put him alongside Bobby Moore - and admits it is a "great achievement" just to be mentioned in the same breath.
This novel fundraising initiative in Britain attracted celebrities, players, and even some Bundesliga fans.Football fans around Britain could sport their team's colors on Friday in exchange for a 2-pound (2.37-euro, $2.59) donation to the Bobby Moore Fund, a bowel cancer research charity in honor of England's World Cup-winning 1966 captain.
During this Friday's sessions, all of their coaches and staff will be wearing their football shirts to support The Bobby Moore Fund for Cancer Research UK, and the Club are asking all of their players and parents to do the same.
And West Ham - with their trio of World Cup winners Bobby Moore, Geoff Hurst and Martin Peters - were the ideal opponents for another game for the impressive cup.
The competition is raising money for the Bobby Moore Fund, which works in partnership with Cancer Research UK.
Scot stars as Bobby Moore PAUL ENGLISH p.english@dailyrecord.co.uk SKYE actor Lorne MacFadyen has scored his biggest role in telly - playing England World Cup hero Bobby Moore.
A gold coin struck by Bobby Moore's widow will decide whether England get the kick-off in their last game before Euro 2016.
BOBBY Moore's widow today backs calls to see him posthumously knighted, 50 years after England's 1966 victory.
Oswestry, United Kingdom, April 24, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Staff and students at North Shropshire College today took part in Football Shirt Friday to raise money for the Bobby Moore Fund of Cancer Research UK, the Bobby More Fund raises money for the research of bowel cancer, since its establishment, mortality rates from bowel cancer have fallen by 29%.
A SCHOOLBOY fundraiser who has collected more than PS250,000 to help beat cancer has recreated the 1966 World Cup team in memory of Bobby Moore.