- the walleye or pike perch of North America.
Origin of doré1
1765–75; < Canadian French: literally, gilded, French < Late Latin deaurātus; see dorado
- a mixture of gold and silver in cast bars, as bullion.
Origin of doré2
< French: literally, gilded; < Late Latin deaurātus; see dorado
- Monts [mawn] /mɔ̃/, a group of mountains in central France: highest peak, 6188 feet (1885 meters).
[daw-rey; French daw-rey]
- (Paul) Gus·tave [pawl gy-stav] /pɔl güˈstav/, 1832?–83, French painter, illustrator, and sculptor.
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Examples from the Web for dore
And a few minutes later I spoke with the Jewish Center for Public Affairs's Dore Gold.The Peres Parade: A Macher's Paradise
June 19, 2013
The delicate cross-hatching that reached back to Hogarth and Dore was not as precise as it had been, but he was over 80 now.Maurice Sendak Is Remembered Fondly by Author and Filmmaker William Joyce
May 9, 2012
“Happy to see you, gentlemen,” answered Dore, with the greatest coolness.The Rival Crusoes
Her alarm increased when she found that Dore had crept away.The Ferryman of Brill
William H. G. Kingston
I show'd her into his room, and shut the dore, just enuf so as I could see all wot went on.The Bad Boy At Home
Walter T. Gray
Anciently, in the chapell, was a little organ over the dore of the skreen.
This underneath was writt on the dore of the House of Commons.
C18: from French, gilded; see dory
- (Paul) Gustave (ɡystav). 1832–83, French illustrator, whose style tended towards the grotesque. He illustrated the Bible, Dante's Inferno, Cervantes' Don Quixote, and works by Rabelais
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