resembling or pertaining to tragic drama.
The Scalp Hunters Mayne Reid
The Works of William Hogarth: In a Series of Engravings John Trusler
Chiefly British. to entertain by dancing, singing, or reciting on the street or in a public place. Canadian. to make a showy or noisy appeal. Historical Examples Witch Stories E. Lynn (Elizabeth Lynn) Linton From John O’Groats to Land’s End Robert Naylor and John Naylor Two Penniless Princesses Charlotte M. Yonge The Mortal Gods and […]
a vacation or day off from work spent in an activity closely resembling one’s work, as a bus driver taking a long drive. noun (informal) a holiday spent doing the same sort of thing as one does at work Free time spent in much the same pursuit as one’s work. For example, Weather permitting, the […]
Ferruccio (Benvenuto) [fer-root-chaw ben-ve-noo-taw] /fɛrˈrut tʃɔ ˌbɛn vɛˈnu tɔ/ (Show IPA), 1866–1924, Italian composer and pianist. Historical Examples Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone Piano Mastery Harriette Brower Musical Memories Camille Saint-Sans Musical Criticisms Arthur Johnstone The Negro in Literature and Art in the United States Benjamin Brawley The London Mercury, Vol. I, […]