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Carducci

[kahr-doo-chee; Italian kahr-doot-chee]
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noun
  1. Gio·suè [jaw-swe] /dʒɔˈswɛ/, Enotrio Romano, 1835–1907, Italian poet and critic: Nobel Prize 1906.
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Examples from the Web for carducci

Historical Examples

  • With this conclusion Carducci—and no finer critic ever lived—is in agreement.

    Giovanni Boccaccio, a Biographical Study

    Edward Hutton

  • Carducci, the Tennyson of Italy, was with him, and seemed irritated.

    Verdi: Man and Musician

    Frederick James Crowest

  • Michelangelo foresaw his treason and confided his suspicions to Carducci.

    Michelangelo

    Romain Rolland

  • For a few months in 1876 Carducci had a seat in the Italian Chamber.

  • But more than all there is probably no poet whose matter loses so much of its music and its fire by translation as Carducci.

    Idling in Italy

    Joseph Collins


British Dictionary definitions for carducci

Carducci

noun
  1. Giosuè (dʒozuˈɛ). 1835–1907, Italian poet: Nobel prize for literature 1906
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