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Menotti

[muh-not-ee; Italian me-nawt-tee] /məˈnɒt i; Italian mɛˈnɔt ti/
noun
1.
Gian Carlo
[jahn kahr-loh;; Italian jahn kahr-law] /dʒɑn ˈkɑr loʊ;; Italian dʒɑn ˈkɑr lɔ/ (Show IPA),
1911–2007, U.S. composer, born in Italy.
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  • Presently the gardener's boy from Mrs. Menotti's came along.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • You may say to Mrs. Menotti that I will send him to her presently.

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  • It you are in earnest about it, Mrs. Menotti, I will look about a little.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • It was only in this room at Mrs. Menotti's that Rico fully enjoyed his instrument.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • Mrs. Menotti tried to detain him; she could not understand what was amiss.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • As he was passing on towards Silvio's room, Mrs. Menotti called him.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • Mrs. Menotti had to stop, for she could not tell him all her story.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • Mrs. Menotti sprang up from the seat as if she had had a shock.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • We received information that the fortress occupied by Menotti was to be attacked.

    Rule of the Monk Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • I knew them by instinct to be Menotti and Ricciotti Garibaldi.

    A Tatter of Scarlet S. R. Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for Menotti

Menotti

/məˈnɒtɪ; Italian meˈnɔtti/
noun
1.
Gian Carlo (dʒan ˈkarlo). 1911–2007, Italian composer, in the US from 1928. His works include the operas The Medium (1946), The Consul (1950), Amahl and the Night Visitors (1951), and Giorno di Nozze (1988)
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