a twin-peaked mountain in S central Russia, near the border of Kazakhstan: highest peak in the Altai Mountains. 15,157 feet (4620 meters).
a building, or architectural feature of a building, designed and situated to look out upon a pleasing scene. a cigar, shorter and with thinner ends than a corona. (initial capital letter) a palace in Vatican City, Rome, used as an art gallery. Historical Examples Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius Riviera Towns Herbert Adams Gibbons Verner’s Pride […]
a city in N Illinois. Historical Examples My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton A Decade of Italian Women, v. II (of 2) T. Adolphus Trollope My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton Bay State Monthly, Vol. II, No. 1, October, 1884 Various Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II) Charles Bucke Private […]
Andrei [uhn-dryey] /ʌnˈdryeɪ/ (Show IPA), (Boris Nikolayevich Bugayev) 1880–1934, Russian writer. Historical Examples A Cotswold Village J. Arthur Gibbs Love for Love William Congreve Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 6 Various
noun Andrei (ʌnˈdreɪ), real name Boris Nikolayevich Bugaev. 1880–1934, Russian poet, novelist, and critic: a leading exponent of symbolism. His novels include Petersburg (1913)