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also Che·kov  (chĕk′ôf, -ŏf, -ŏv, chyĕ′KHəf), Anton Pavlovich 1860-1904.
Russian writer whose dramas, such as The Seagull (1896, revised 1898), and stories, including "A Dreary Story" (1889), concern the inability of humans to communicate with one another.

Che·kho′vi·an (chĕ-kō′vē-ən) adj.


 (chĕk′ôf, -ŏf, -ŏv, chyĕ′KHəf), Anton Pavlovich
See Anton Pavlovich Chekhov.
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Noun1.Chekov - Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904)Chekov - Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904)
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It was the third time U-Theatre has staged a performance in Russia, following performances at the Chekov International Arts Festival in Russia in 2005 and 2018.
Many works of Russian literary figures such as Tolstoy, Pushkin, Chekov, Gogol, Lermontov, Mayakovsky, Lavrenyov, as well as Azerbaijani literary figures such as Jafar Jabbarli, Mirza Fatali Akhundov, Ali bay Huseynzade, Najaf bay Vazirov, Huseyn Javid, works of world classics such as Shakespeare, Schiller, Moliare, Dumas, Hugo, Balzacare staged in the theater in Russian.
Celeste, who was known for playing Yeoman Martha Landon on the October 1967 episode of the sci-fi show opposite Chekov, died on Sunday.
The actor was born in Russia and played Chekov in the rebooted Star Trek films in 2009 and 2013.
Yelchin, 27, best known for playing navigator Pavel Chekov in the "Star Trek" movie reboot, died in June 2016 when his 2015 Grand Cherokee rolled backward in the steep driveway of his Los Angeles home, pinning the actor against a brick wall and fence.
Pakistani writers have always absorbed the literature of other cultures and countries; writer Bilal Tanweer states that 19th century Urdu writers and poets were influenced by the Romantics and the Victorians while, in the 20th century, Saadat Hasan Manto translated the works of Anton Chekov and Guy de Maupassant.
Composed in 1967 and based on Anton Chekov's play of the same name, it tells the tale of the widow, Mme Popova, unendingly mourning the death of her husband until the arrival of the rough-hewn yet charismatic land agent, Smirnov ('the bear' of the title) demanding payment of debts.
Shatner would appear as Captain Kirk alongside original series stars Leonard Nimoy (Spock), DeForest Kelley (Bones), Nichelle Nichols (Uhura), George Takei (Sulu), Walter Koenig (Chekov) and James Doohan (Scotty) in six films.
Unresolved subplots and half-formed characters mingle with jokes about the plays of Chekov. It's nicely observed and assured but, like Brian, the film buries itself in art rather than risk any drama.
In June the actor who played Pavel Chekov in the recent Star Trek movies was crushed to death by his own car in a freak accident.
The 27-year-old actor played Pavel Chekov in the rebooted "Star Trek" franchise.