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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.

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

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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"Heading into the 1966 World Cup, he was one of England's five world-class players, with Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Gordon Banks and Ray Wilson."
Heading into the World Cup in 1966, he was one of England's five world-class players, along with Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Gordon Banks and Ray Wilson.
'Probably one big difference is that we had four genuine world-class players in Gordon Banks, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Greaves (who did not play in the final).
But the English team Stein faced were World Cup holders with a host of talent like Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Franny Lee, Martin Peters and Geoff Hurst.
Pele told his adoring public at Cannock: "I had the honour of sharing a pitch with some incredible English players such as Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and many others.
The regular side was: Dickie Johnson, Ray Mathias, Eddie Flood, Les Parry, Dave Philpotts, Clive Evans, Steve Peplow, Mark Palios, Ronnie Moore, Bobby Tynan, Russell Allen.
Cue Sir Stanley Matthews, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, and Mark Lawrenson.
Following in the footsteps of Geoff Hurst, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton et al isn't a bad feeling at all.
Following in the footsteps of Geo Hurst, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton et al isn't a bad feeling at all.
The left-back has not always received the greatest reception from England fans, but both Hodgson and captain Steven Gerrard have said that Cole deserves his place alongside Billy Wright, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Peter Shilton, David Beckham and Gerrard himself.
Gerrard wore a special pair of boots in training on Tuesday night, commemorating the fact he will follow Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Billy Wright in becoming England's latest century maker.