Trent


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Trent

 (trĕnt) or Tren·to (trĕn′tō)
A city of northern Italy northwest of Venice. Probably founded in the fourth century bc, it was the site of the Council of Trent (1545-1563), which established the foundations of the Counter Reformation.
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Trent

(trɛnt)
n
1. (Placename) a river in central England, rising in Staffordshire and flowing generally northeast into the Humber: the chief river of the Midlands. Length: 270 km (170 miles)
2. (Placename) Also: Trient the German name for Trento
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Trent

(trɛnt)

n.
1. a river in central England, flowing NE from Staffordshire to the Humber. 170 mi. (275 km) long.
2. Italian, Trento. a city in N Italy, on the Adige River. 100,677.
3. Council of, the ecumenical council of the Roman Catholic Church that met at Trent from 1545 to 1563 and defined church doctrine and condemned the Reformation.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Trent - a river in central England that flows generally northeastward to join with the Ouse River and form the HumberTrent - a river in central England that flows generally northeastward to join with the Ouse River and form the Humber
England - a division of the United Kingdom
2.Trent - a city in northern Italy (northwest of Venice) on the River AdigeTrent - a city in northern Italy (northwest of Venice) on the River Adige; the site of the Council of Trent
Trentino-Alto Adige - a region of northeastern Italy bordering Austria
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Translations

Trent

[trent] NTrento m
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References in classic literature ?
He paused, peering over to where Trent was sitting with grim, immovable face, listening with little show of interest.
Trent looked curiously at his companion, vastly interested in this sudden outburst, in the firmness of his tone and the tightening of the weak mouth.
"Scarlett Trent," he cried, "Scarlett Trent, listen to me!
"I think, if you will allow me, Trent, I will just moisten my lips
A struggle went on in the face of the man whose hot breath fell upon Trent's cheek.
"You won't get it, Monty, so it's no use whining," Trent said bluntly.
Trent watched him half curiously, half contemptuously.
"I will tell you, Master Scarlett Trent," he said, "I will tell you why I crave for wealth.
Scarlett Trent, my most estimable young companion, that, during that year, I will live more than you in your whole lifetime.
Trent laughed outright, easily and with real mirth.
Trent sprang at once into an attitude of rigid attention.
"Dusky complexion!" Trent interrupted scornfully, "they're coal black!"