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Examples from the Web for figaro
I got a dispatch from, him quoting the Virago of Paris—meaning the Figaro, of course.
They will come to see half a 'Figaro' when they will not come to see a dozen 'Heartless Fathers.'
To dissemble this he had availed himself of the fact that Figaro was a Spaniard.
In due course Seymour resumed his place on "Figaro," and retained it to the end.The History of "Punch"
M. H. Spielmann
I found a hairdresser, the local Figaro, a raging Boulangist.France and the Republic
William Henry Hurlbert