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[bee-uh-rits; French bya-reets] /ˈbi əˌrɪts; French byaˈrits/
a city in SW France, on the Bay of Biscay: resort. Unabridged
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  • They were to rush down to Biarritz, and possibly over the frontier to Pampluna.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett
  • "Before we parted at Biarritz you lied to me," he added in a hard tone.

    The Doctor of Pimlico William Le Queux
  • After leaving Biarritz the man had torn himself from her—why, he hardly knew.

    The Doctor of Pimlico William Le Queux
  • She had lied to him there, just as she had lied to him at Biarritz.

    The Doctor of Pimlico William Le Queux
  • "He's in Biarritz," she hurried on, for the sake of saying something.

  • The building of the Villa Eugénie made the fortune of Biarritz.

    Due West

    Maturin Murray Ballou
  • He has a villa at Biarritz, which we stayed in, and now he has bought one here.

    The Rubicon E. F. Benson
  • I knew you could swim, for we've often been in together at Biarritz—but sailing!

    The Diva's Ruby F. Marion Crawford
  • Soon they rounded a projecting cliff, and Biarritz was hidden from them.

British Dictionary definitions for Biarritz


/ˈbɪərɪts; bɪəˈrɪts; French bjarits/
a town in SW France, on the Bay of Biscay: famous resort, patronized by Napoleon III and by Queen Victoria and Edward VII of Great Britain and Ireland. Pop: 30 055 (1999)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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