Wagram


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Wa·gram

 (vä′gräm′)
A town of northeast Austria northeast of Vienna. Napoleon defeated the Austrians here in July 1809.

Wagram

(German ˈvaːɡram)
n
(Placename) a village in NE Austria: scene of the defeat of the Austrians by Napoleon in 1809

Wa•gram

(ˈvɑ grɑm)

n.
a village in NE Austria: Napoleon defeated the Austrians here in 1809.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Wagram - a town in northeastern Austria
Austria, Oesterreich, Republic of Austria - a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
2.Wagram - a battle in the Napoleonic campaigns (1809)Wagram - a battle in the Napoleonic campaigns (1809); Napoleon defeated the Austrians
Napoleonic Wars - a series of wars fought between France (led by Napoleon Bonaparte) and alliances involving England and Prussia and Russia and Austria at different times; 1799-1815
Austria, Oesterreich, Republic of Austria - a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
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So it had been at Lodi, Marengo, Arcola, Jena, Austerlitz, Wagram, and so on.
This lesser Prince de Wagram of the administration, to whom the duty of gathering opinions and ideas and making verbal reports thereon was entrusted, knew all the secrets of parliamentary politics; dragged in the lukewarm, fetched, carried, and buried propositions, said the Yes and the No that the ministers dared not say for themselves.
Then, as after Austerlitz, as after Wagram, we were too generous.
Since the victory of Wagram, and Napoleon's return to the Tuileries in 1815," he said, with a sigh, "nothing has so stirred me as the sight of all this.
I know I was not at my best tonight," he said after losing to Samuel Kistohurry at the Salle Wagram in the 56kg bantamweight category by a margin of 2:0.
It's his torment; afterward he consoles himself, almost as if he had been at Austerlitz, at Wagram, 1812, the Russian campaign, water, ice, and corpses, the Battle of Berezina and that man of destiny who succumbs to a Europe of nobodies, a Europe that never ends, demain c'est Sainte-Helene, demain c'est le tombeau, and he speaks loudly of errors, incompetent comrades.
According to the author, "Epistemology suffered a concussion at Austerlitz, at Wagram, at Borodino," and what follows in his study is a series of new models of knowledge designed to manage the new state of war (5).
The Awards ceremony was a grand finale of the two days conference and offered a vibrant Parisian evening at famous Salle Wagram, drawing a crowd of 400 attendees.
A native of Wagram, Edge served nine years as a Scotland County law enforcement officer before becoming in charge of operating Scotland County's landfill.
Act IV takes place on the Plain of Wagram, the site of a Napoleonic victory over Austrian forces.
The 2014 World Retail Awards gathered 500 high-level industry professionals at the prestigious Salle Wagram in Paris, to celebrate the retail industry's game changers.
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