Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


 (do͞o′zĕ), Eleonora 1858?-1924.
Italian actress who was highly acclaimed as a heroine in the plays of Gabriele D'Annunzio and Henrik Ibsen.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(Italian ˈduːze)
(Biography) Eleonora (ˌɛlɪəˈnɔːrə). 1858–1924, Italian actress, noted as a tragedienne
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˈdu zeɪ)

Eleonora, 1859–1924, Italian actress.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Duse - Italian actress best known for her performances in tragic roles (1858-1924)Duse - Italian actress best known for her performances in tragic roles (1858-1924)
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
He was arrested while ferrying the three animal carcasses of in a sack in Duse, Garbatulla in Isiolo County.He was spotted by members of public on April 8, 2019 who informed police officers who in turn arrested him.
Famed Italian tragedienne Eleanora Duse dies of pneumonia at 64 in a Pittsburgh hotel while on a U.S.
Eleonora Duse and Cenere (Ashes): Centennial Essays
[HAMBURG] Legendary actress Eleonora Duse grew up in a poor Italian theater family.
The essay discusses the relations between European Modernism and the processes of modernization and westernization of the early twentieth-century Greek theater, taking as a paradigm the tours of Eleonora Duse in fin-de-siecle Athens.
Like a number of German companies, Hamburg has a very active ballet program, which will see Brock working on classics like Giselle as well as two new works by Hamburg Ballet Artistic Director John Neumeier--Duse, about the actress Eleanora Duse, and Turangalila, set to Messiaen's epic symphonic work.
Le test effectue au niveau du puits Tan Emellel Sud-Ouest-2 (Tesco-2) a donne lieu a un debit de 175.000 m3/jour de gaz naturel et 90 bbl/j de condensat, sous duse 32/64, a partir du reservoir Ordovicien situe a 1.307 m de profondeur.
Here Ormond brings together a spectacular selection of full-length theatrical portraits, including Edwin Booth (1890) and Ada Rehan (1894-95) as well as Ellen Terry as Lady Macbeth (1889), which in an inspired stroke is hung next to the small Eleonora Duse, painted in a single hour-long sitting in 1893.
Angelina Jolie wants a court to dismiss an author claiming she violated the copyright of his book "Slamanje Duse" ("The Soul Shattering") for her directorial debut "In the Land of Blood and Honey."
He had claimed all the faults were duSe to tenants who had misused and tampered with the property.
Nutrition and livelihoods messages on a wall in Duse livestock market, Garbatulla.