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[bree-œ] /briˈœ/
[œ-zhen] /œˈʒɛn/ (Show IPA),
1858–1932, French playwright, journalist, and editor. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • But there are other cases such as that depicted by Brieux in "Les Avariés."

    The Sexual Question August Forel
  • The man who faced France with a drama fulfilling all these conditions was Brieux.

    Three Plays by Brieux Eugne Brieux
  • This involves Brieux in furious conflict with the boulevard.

    Three Plays by Brieux Eugne Brieux
  • In England our knowledge of Brieux has been delayed by the childishness of our theatre.

    Three Plays by Brieux Eugne Brieux
  • Nevertheless, Brieux has left his mark even on the English censorship.

    Three Plays by Brieux Eugne Brieux
  • Her favorite books are Brieux and Browning, with a little Tennyson in the summer.

    The convolvulus Allen Norton
  • Nor does he, like Dickens or Reade or Brieux, advocate any special reform.

  • Dumas fils, Ibsen, Brieux prove the truth of this statement.

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker
  • Brieux is now not only an Academician, but one of the stars of the Français.

    Books and Persons Arnold Bennett
  • A bad play, studded with good things, like all Brieux's plays.

    Books and Persons Arnold Bennett

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