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Buonarroti

[Italian bwaw-nahr-raw-tee]
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noun
  1. Michelangelo.
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Examples from the Web for buonarroti

Historical Examples

  • Buonarroti was the wonder of Italy, and Raphael became its idol.

    Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)

    Various

  • Before the violence of Buonarroti, Leonardo's calm almost feminine smile, tinged with sadness, suggested weakness.

    The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci

    Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky

  • In this way the two great labours of Buonarroti's life were mapped out for him in a moment.

    Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3

    John Addington Symonds

  • His frescoes and allegories illustrate the defects that have been pointed out in those of Raphael's and Buonarroti's imitators.

    Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3

    John Addington Symonds

  • Buonarroti, who knew whence the defect arose and how small was the judgment of Bugiardini, straightway resumed his seat, grinning.


British Dictionary definitions for buonarroti

Buonarroti

noun
  1. See Michelangelo
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