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British Dictionary definitions for nekrasov


  1. Nikolai Alekseyevich (nikaˈlaj alɪkˈsjejɪvitʃ). 1821–77, Russian poet, who wrote chiefly about the sufferings of the peasantry
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Historical Examples

  • Also at this time there appeared the poet Nekrasov and the satirist Saltykov.

    Contemporary Russian Novelists

    Serge Persky

  • Nekrasov towers among the Parnassians of the time and has only one rival, whom we shall describe presently.