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estragon

(ˈɛstrəˌɡɒn)
n
(Plants) another name for tarragon
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.estragon - aromatic perennial of southeastern Russiaestragon - aromatic perennial of southeastern Russia
estragon, tarragon - fresh leaves (or leaves preserved in vinegar) used as seasoning
artemisia - any of various composite shrubs or herbs of the genus Artemisia having aromatic green or greyish foliage
2.estragon - fresh leaves (or leaves preserved in vinegar) used as seasoning
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
Artemisia dracunculus, estragon, tarragon - aromatic perennial of southeastern Russia
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estragon

n (Bot) → Estragon m
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Based on the tweet, the 'waiting' part appears to be a reference to the play itself, in which the characters Estragon and Vladimir do almost nothing while in poor health and waiting for Godot.
Playing Tonto to Attila's Lone Ranger (and sometimes Estragon to his Vladimir), younger sibling Robert tells the tale of the family's escape with a clear-eyed innocence that belies his experience as they are driven from Budapest to Paris to some unnamed Canadian destination.
Samuel Beckett's drama focuses on two tramps, Vladimir and Estragon, who are waiting for someone called Godot, who never turns up.
Foottie funge como el Pigmalion de Rafael, y juntos revolucionan la imagen del clown con la creacion de dueto sadomasoquista que va del Gordo y el Flaco hasta Vladimir y Estragon (Beckett).
Vladimir and Estragon are characters from which Samuel Beckett play?
Considering these points of views, this paper intends to reveal Samuel Beckett's portrayal of "yesterday" as a reminder of the (perhaps) long-awaited past experiences of Nagg and Nell, Clov and Hamm, Vladimir and Estragon and their egocentric affairs to emphasize men's thirst for existence.
Elder Scots stars Brian Cox and Bill Paterson are Vladimir and Estragon, whose purpose within the distinctive but darkly amusing piece is to wait in the middle of nowhere for Godot, who may or may not be coming and who may or may not exist.
It would be impossible to enter the world of the main protagonists, Estragon and Vladimir, and not become involved in their situation and deliberations.
The SERDs are believed to hold a promising potential for the treatment of hormone receptor-positive breast cancer and other cancers associated with the estragon receptor.
In this regard it is worth revisiting the conversation of Vladimir and Estragon who engage in pointless conversation with Pozzo and Lucky periodically turning up to inform the two protagonists that Godot will come tomorrow, but Godot never shows up.
Le 27 mars 2014, Vladimir et Estragon attendent toujours Godot, et selon les dernieres informations de ce soir Godot n'est pas encore venu.
Often compared to "a piece of jazz music, to which everyone must listen for whatever one may find in it" (Esslin, xv), in En Attendant Godot Beckett sketches the portraits of two tramps, named Vladimir and Estragon, who are waiting in an open road for a mysterious personage, Godot.