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Cherry Orchard, The

noun
1.
a play (1904) by Chekhov.
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  • Why is it that I no longer love the cherry orchard as I did?

  • It is the month of May and the cherry orchard is in full blossom.

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  • The merchant enters and announces that he has bought the cherry orchard.

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  • Let me remind you, ladies and gentlemen, on August 22 the cherry orchard will be sold.

  • It and "The cherry orchard" are the tragedies of doing nothing.

  • "The cherry orchard" appeared in 1904 and was Tchekoff's last play.

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  • Arriving at cherry orchard, the elderly manservant relieved him of his coat with a deferential smile.

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  • The story he had heard on the occasion of his second visit to cherry orchard haunted Anstice for days.

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  • "There isn't—unless you can pull yourself together sufficiently to come to cherry orchard," said Cheniston coldly.

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