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Godard

[goh-dahrd, -dahr; French gaw-dar]
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noun
  1. Ben·ja·min Louis Paul [bahn-zha-man lwee pawl] /bɑ̃ ʒaˈmɛ̃ lwi pɔl/, 1849–95, French violinist and composer.
  2. Jean-Luc [zhahn-lyk] /ʒɑ̃ˈlük/, born 1930, French filmmaker.
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  • When we got to about 300 metres from earth Godard called out to them, "Where are we?"

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • The commission for this ballet was offered to Godard, a well-known French composer.

    The Pianolist

    Gustav Kobb

  • To his disappointment, when they were in the street, she began asking questions about Godard.

    Painted Veils

    James Huneker

  • Behind Godard, Ulick shook his head in significant negation at Easter.

    Painted Veils

    James Huneker

  • No doubt in the drawing-room, or, perhaps, Godard has been drawn into the poker game.

    Painted Veils

    James Huneker


British Dictionary definitions for godard

Godard

noun
  1. Jean-Luc (ʒɑ̃lyk). born 1930, French film director and writer associated with the New Wave of the 1960s. His works include À bout de souffle (1960), Weekend (1967), Sauve qui peut (1980), Nouvelle Vague (1990), and Éloge de l'amour (2003)
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