an ice-covered course for bobsledding consisting of a chute with high walls, banked turns, and straightaways.
Robert Alexander Kennedy, 1921–2000, English clergyman: archbishop of Canterbury 1980–91. noun Robert (Alexander Kennedy), Baron. 1921–2000, Archbishop of Canterbury (1980–91)
Harrison, 1908–93, U.S. journalist and writer. Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne Cecil [tawl-buh t gas-koin,, tal-] /ˈtɔl bət ˈgæs kɔɪn,, ˈtæl-/ (Show IPA), 3rd Marquis of, 1830–1903, British statesman: prime minister 1885–86, 1886–92, 1895–1902. former name of Harare. a city in Wiltshire, in S England: cathedral. a city in central North Carolina. a city in E […]
Clara (Clara Wieck) 1819–96, German pianist and composer (wife of Robert Schumann). Robert [rob-ert;; German roh-bert] /ˈrɒb ərt;; German ˈroʊ bɛrt/ (Show IPA), 1810–56, German composer. Historical Examples The World’s Great Men of Music Harriette Brower His Masterpiece Emile Zola Musicians of To-Day Romain Rolland Melomaniacs James Huneker Memoirs of My Dead Life George Moore […]
Robert [rob-ert;; French raw-ber] /ˈrɒb ərt;; French rɔˈbɛr/ (Show IPA), 1886–1963, French political leader: premier of France 1947–48. William (Howard) 1910–92, U.S. composer and teacher. Contemporary Examples The Sartorialist Hits Miami Beach: Inside Scott Schuman’s Exhibition Ann Binlot December 8, 2013 Historical Examples State of the Union Addresses of Harry S. Truman Harry S. Truman […]