Moreau


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Moreau

(French mɔro)
n
1. (Biography) Gustave (ɡystav) 1826–98, French symbolist painter
2. (Biography) Jean Victor (ʒɑ̃ viktɔr). 1763–1813, French general in the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars
3. (Biography) Jeanne (ʒan). born 1928, French stage and film actress. Her films include Jules et Jim (1961), Diary of a Chambermaid (1964), and The Proprietor (1996)

Mo•reau

(mɔˈroʊ)

n.
Gustave, 1826–98, French painter.
References in classic literature ?
Then as I handled the books on the shelf it came up in consciousness: Where had I heard the name of Moreau before?
I followed him out with my eyes; and as I did so, by some odd trick of unconscious cerebration, there came surging into my head the phrase, "The Moreau Hollows"--was it?
The past always seems good," said he, "but did not Suvorov himself fall into a trap Moreau set him, and from which he did not know how to escape?
Moreau would have been a prisoner if Suvorov had had a free hand; but he had the Hofs-kriegs-wurst-schnapps-Rath on his hands.
Moreau can certainly find in his warerooms a bed to match the hangings.
If the bed could be put up to-night without Monsieur de Troisville observing it (in case Monsieur de Troisville arrives while Moreau is here), I should like it.
It is useless to relate the activity with which Josette, Jacquelin, Mariette, Moreau, and his agents went about their functions.
Well, my good Father Moreau, I suppose there is no help for it, and you must always be working?
Pierre Moreau, tobacconist, deposes that he has been in the habit of selling small quantities of tobacco and snuff to Madame L'Espanaye for nearly four years.
By: Nizar Ahmed CAIRO -- 21 November 2017: The 39th Cairo International Film Festival will honor late French Actress and Director Jeanne Moreau with a screening of the celebrated 1962 classic "Jules and Jim".
Ms Moreau further outlined UNHCRs ongoing work in preparation for the finalisation of the Global Compact on Refugees, which adoption is foreseen in 2018.
com)-- First-time author Kevin Moreau steps into the literary game with an inspirational and thought-provoking read.