[klaw-dee-oh;; Spanish klou-th yaw] /ˈklɔ diˌoʊ;; Spanish ˈklaʊ ðyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1903–91, Chilean pianist.
Claudio. 1903–91, Chilean pianist
a rich tapestry. a tapestry weave. a wall hanging, as a tapestry or similar object. Theater. a curtain suspended loosely across a stage and used as a backdrop or part of a stage setting. Historical Examples A door on the left leads to other rooms, and an arrased one opposite, down to the street. A […]
a mental reservation; hidden motive. Historical Examples A savage will not assist in packing them, for he fears their heels: the Swiss say mules have always an arriere-pensee. The Art of Travel Francis Galton Dick meant nothing by this speech more than his words implied: he was far too good-natured for an arriere-pensee. Not Like […]
rear guard. a group that is behind or out-of-date in any field, especially in one of the arts.
a sharp ridge, as between adjoining channels of a Doric column. the line, ridge, or hip formed by the meeting of two surfaces at an exterior angle. Historical Examples Old ‘arris is either dead and buried, or gorn away, or somethin’. The Lord of the Sea M. P. Shiel She would come to the front […]