[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.
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(French) (ʃuman). Robert (rɔbɛr). 1886–1963, French statesman; prime minister (1947–48). He proposed (1950) pooling the coal and steel resources of W Europe
(ˈʃuːmən). William (Howard). 1910–91, US composer
Barbara Ann, born 1928, Canadian figure skater. Dred [dred] /drɛd/ (Show IPA), 1795?–1858, a black slave whose suit for freedom (1857) was denied by the U.S. Supreme Court (Dred Scott Decision) on the grounds that a slave was not a citizen and therefore could not sue in a federal court. Duncan Campbell, 1862–1947, Canadian poet […]
Robert W(illiam) 1874–1958, Canadian writer, born in England. Contemporary Examples The Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard April 21, 2010 Historical Examples The Migration of Birds T. A. Coward noun an act of help or assistance an organized system of labour and material aids used to supply the needs of the public: telephone service, bus […]
Robert Cedric, 1896–1975, English playwright and novelist. Contemporary Examples The Life of a Liberian Child with Ebola Sarah Crowe November 4, 2014 Historical Examples Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745. Mrs. Thomson The Master of the Shell Talbot Baines Reed Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745. Mrs. Thomson Indiscretions of Archie […]
Robert, born 1935, U.S. science-fiction writer.