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D'Annunzio

[duh-noo n-see-oh; Italian dahn-noon-tsyaw] /dəˈnʊn siˌoʊ; Italian dɑnˈnun tsyɔ/
noun
1.
Gabriele
[Italian gah-bree-e-le] /Italian ˌgɑ briˈɛ lɛ/ (Show IPA),
(Duca Minimo) 1863–1938, Italian soldier, novelist, and poet.

Annunzio, d'

[dahn-noon-tsyaw] /dɑnˈnun tsyɔ/
noun
1.
Gabriele
[gah-bree-e-le] /ˌgɑ briˈɛ lɛ/ (Show IPA),
D'Annunzio, Gabriele.
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  • D'Annunzio and his cohorts refused to have anything to do with the Cabinet.

  • In the hectic genius of D'Annunzio he sought in vain the spirit of Italy.

  • The D'Annunzio plays are not of the kind that appeal to the larger public.

    Iconoclasts

    James Huneker
  • Here D'Annunzio handles a foreseen situation with poetic skill.

    Iconoclasts

    James Huneker
  • In the final act D'Annunzio, we feel, has Shakespeare before him.

    Iconoclasts

    James Huneker
  • There are two ways of approaching an estimate of D'Annunzio.

    Idling in Italy Joseph Collins
  • It was a strange awakement that D'Annunzio had when he went to Rome in the early '90's.

    Idling in Italy Joseph Collins
  • D'Annunzio is a world poet—a world wonder—but Fiume was a mistake you know.

    Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence
  • D'Annunzio has as yet no more pity than the demonstrator in a physiological amphitheatre.

  • In this, D'Annunzio has linked cause and effect with excellent precision.

British Dictionary definitions for D'Annunzio

D'Annunzio

/Italian danˈnuntsjo/
noun
1.
Gabriele (ɡaˈbrjɛːle). 1863–1938, Italian poet, dramatist, novelist, national hero, and Fascist. His works include the poems in Alcione (1904) and the drama La Figlia di Iorio (1904)
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