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La Tour

[lah too r; French la toor]
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noun
  1. Georges de [zhawrzh duh] /ʒɔrʒ də/, 1593–1652, French painter.
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Examples from the Web for latour

Historical Examples

  • Then there was Latour, a Frenchman, serving his second year.

    In the Foreign Legion

    Erwin Rosen

  • Like many other French légionnaires, Latour was serving for rehabilitation.

  • Latour had gone to the cab to ask the ladies to let him travel with them.

    The Royal Life Guard

    Alexander Dumas (pere)

  • Latour, and started for Ringwood with Rena and two maids in a coach and six.

    Mohawks, Volume 1 of 3

    Mary Elizabeth Braddon

  • Latour delighted in music as an epicure delights at a feast.

    Mohawks, Volume 1 of 3

    Mary Elizabeth Braddon


British Dictionary definitions for latour

Latour

noun
  1. Maurice Quentin de (mɔris kɑ̃tɛ̃ də) 1704–88, French pastelist noted for the vivacity of his portraits
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La Tour

noun
  1. Georges de (ʒɔrʒ də). ?1593–1652, French painter, esp of candlelit religious scenes
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