A twentieth-century American playwright whose early plays reflected the influence of the theater of the absurd. His psychological dramas include Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Tiny Alice, and A Delicate Balance.
although; even if: a peaceful, albeit brief retirement. Contemporary Examples Non-violent resistance is proving successful, albeit toward limited objectives. The Taste of Freedom Yousef Munayyer May 16, 2012 Flash forward 65 years and the world votes Palestine into existence, albeit as an observer state. Why The Brits Abstained Hannah Weisfeld November 29, 2012 For a […]
a city in central North Carolina. Contemporary Examples Albemarle County police chief Colonel Peter Sellers was also present for the conference. On U.VA Campus, Grief Mixes With Relief After Discovery of Body Eric Leimkuhler October 19, 2014 Planned search efforts for Graham have been called off, and Albemarle County Police have taken charge of the […]
- Isabela island
an island in the Pacific Ocean, off the W coast of South America: the largest of the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. 2250 sq. mi. (5827 sq. km).
- Albemarle sound
an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, in NE North Carolina. 60 miles (97 km) long. Historical Examples With these two forts the Confederates claimed that they could control the entrance to Albemarle Sound. The Naval History of the United States Willis J. Abbot. In 1667, there were no inhabitants in Carolina south of Albemarle Sound; […]