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Bayreuth

[bahy-roit; German bahy-roit]
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noun
  1. a city in NE Bavaria, in SE Germany: annual music festivals founded by Richard Wagner.
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  • Thank you, my dear; one never goes to Bayreuth for the singing.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • He is the celebrated young American conductor—the only American that ever conducted in Bayreuth.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • She had gone to Bayreuth, where she had been the margrave's mistress.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • How came you in Bayreuth, and, of all seasons in the year, the spring?

    Old Fogy

    James Huneker

  • It was the one pleasant memory of Bayreuth, that and the moon.

    Old Fogy

    James Huneker


British Dictionary definitions for bayreuth

Bayreuth

noun
  1. a city in E Germany, in NE Bavaria: home and burial place of Richard Wagner; annual festivals of his music. Pop: 74 818 (2003 est)
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