Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang


[mee-yoh, mee-oh] /miˈyoʊ, miˈoʊ/
[da-ryys] /daˈryüs/ (Show IPA),
1892–1974, French composer, in U.S. from 1940. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Milhaud
Historical Examples
  • Milhaud's Heavy Dragoons, with the 4th Lancers, came up at a gallop.

  • He tore off General Milhaud's epaulettes, which he flung into Foy's face.

    Burlesques William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Milhaud's brigade,' said I. And with that he turned away, and we could hear him laughing long after he galloped off.

  • It was for the most part under the command of Milhaud, but the rear of it was under the command of Desnoettes.

    Waterloo Hilaire Belloc
  • The right wing of the second general French line was formed of Milhaud's corps, consisting of two divisions of heavy cavalry.

  • Milhaud, A. La lutte des classes travers l'histoire et la politique.

    Syndicalism in France Louis Levine
  • While the English were wheeling off triumphantly, they were met by a brigade of Milhaud's cuirassiers.

  • A better reason still decided Napoleon so to risk a very desperate chance, and to hurl Kellerman upon the heels of Milhaud.

    Waterloo Hilaire Belloc
  • At the village of Milhaud, near Nismes, the inhabitants were frequently forced to pay large sums to avoid being pillaged.

  • Milhaud has joined Kellermann; they form an illimitable multitude of horses, breastplates, plumes and shining weapons.

    Tales of Two Countries Alexander Kielland
British Dictionary definitions for Milhaud


/French mijo/
Darius (darjys). 1892–1974, French composer; member of Les Six. A notable exponent of polytonality, his large output includes operas, symphonies, ballets, string quartets, and songs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Milhaud

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Milhaud

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for milhaud