[zawl-tahn] /ˈzɔl tɑn/ (Show IPA), 1882–1967, Hungarian composer.
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Zoltán (ˈzoltaːn). 1882–1967, Hungarian composer. His works were often inspired by native folk songs and include the comic opera Háry János (1926) and Psalmus Hungaricus (1923) for chorus and orchestra
Zoltán [zawl-tahn] /ˈzɔl tɑn/ (Show IPA), 1889–1961, Hungarian statesman: premier 1945–46; president 1946–48. Historical Examples And Tildy was content to be the unwooed drudge if Aileen could receive the flattery and the homage. The Four Million O. Henry Her spirits had been very low; but, somehow, Tildy had managed to revive them. The School Queens […]
a city in and former capital of Malawi in the S part. Historical Examples Zomba was pointed out as a chief on a range of hills on our west: beyond him lies Undi m’senga. The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume I (of 2), 1866-1868 David Livingstone […]
. Historical Examples The first of the zombi twins said expressionlessly, “Comrade Josip Pekic?” Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds
the body of a dead person given the semblance of life, but mute and will-less, by a supernatural force, usually for some evil purpose. the supernatural force itself. Informal. a person whose behavior or responses are wooden, listless, or seemingly rote; automaton. an eccentric or peculiar person. a snake god worshiped in West Indian and […]
- Zombie bank
a bank that has liabilities exceeding its assets but continues to operate through government support: These zombie banks are unable or unwilling to lend out money.