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Miró

[mee-roh; Spanish mee-raw]
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noun
  1. Ga·bri·el [gah-vree-el] /ˌgɑ vriˈɛl/, 1879–1930, Spanish novelist, short-story writer, and essayist.
  2. Jo·an [hoh-ahn, hwahn] /hoʊˈɑn, ʰwɑn/, 1893–1983, Spanish painter.
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Examples from the Web for miro

Historical Examples

  • A dull flame leaped into Miro's eyes at the sight of his captive.

    Pirates of the Gorm

    Nat Schachner

  • "I'll—" Then, to Grant's eternal horror, she sank into Miro's arms.

    Pirates of the Gorm

    Nat Schachner

  • Why, they even made me, Miro, Inspector of your rotten Service.

    Pirates of the Gorm

    Nat Schachner

  • They were cut off on the secret side of the island, alone with Miro.

    Pirates of the Gorm

    Nat Schachner

  • "You can't get away with it," Miro snarled, muttering a string of curses.

    Pirates of the Gorm

    Nat Schachner


British Dictionary definitions for miro

miro

noun plural miro
  1. a tall New Zealand coniferous timber tree, Podocarpus ferrugineus, with large red fruit

Word Origin

Māori

Miró

noun
  1. Joan (xwan). 1893–1983, Spanish surrealist painter
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