[uhn-dryey] /ʌnˈdryeɪ/ (Show IPA), (Boris Nikolayevich Bugayev) 1880–1934, Russian writer.
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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)
to show to be false; contradict: His trembling hands belied his calm voice. to misrepresent: The newspaper belied the facts. to act unworthily according to the standards of (a tradition, one’s ancestry, one’s faith, etc.). Archaic. to lie about; slander. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8 Various Dust Mr. and Mrs. […]
(in especially pulp science fiction) bug-eyed monster: an extraterrestrial being, especially one having a grotesque appearance. Bachelor of Engineering of Mines. British Empire Medal. Historical Examples Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Vol. II, No. X., March 1851 Various The Revolutionary Movement of 1848-9 in Italy, Austria-Hungary, and Germany C. Edmund (Charles Edmund) Maurice Harper’s New Monthly […]
Eastern Church. the enclosed space surrounding the altar; the sanctuary or chancel. (in a Christian basilica) an open space between the end of the nave arcade and the apse. bimah. a platform for public speaking. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4 Various Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5 Various […]