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Hedda Gabler

[hed-uh gab-ler] /ˈhɛd ə ˈgæb lər/
a play (1890) by Henrik Ibsen. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • His stage credits include Richard II, Hamlet, King Lear, Hedda Gabler, Crime and Punishment, The Seagull, and Terre Haute.

    Earthy Beauty Peter Eyre March 18, 2009
Historical Examples
  • From her birth neurotic Hedda Gabler is hopelessly flawed in her moral nature.

    Iconoclasts James Huneker
  • Here ends the history of Hedda Gabler, so far as the poet's letters carry us.

    Hedda Gabler Henrik Ibsen
  • She is far more interesting because far more complex than Hedda Gabler, while not so modish or so fascinating.

    Iconoclasts James Huneker
  • By-the-by, Archie, she doesn't remind me so much of Hedda Gabler.

    Wanted: A Cook Alan Dale
  • She said to herself, like the man in Hedda Gabler, "But people don't do such things!"

    Why Joan? Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  • Emil Reich has called Hedda Gabler the tragedy of mésalliance.

    Ivory Apes and Peacocks James Huneker
  • Of Hedda Gabler he says: 'It was not really my desire to deal in this play with so-called problems.

  • The pathos of this and the irony of it are of a part with the pathos of the close of "Hedda Gabler."

    Irish Plays and Playwrights Cornelius Weygandt
  • Truss your birds in seemly fashion, when, as if in birdlike emulation of Hedda Gabler, they cry for vine leaves on their breast.

    The Feasts of Autolycus Elizabeth Robins Pennell

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