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British Dictionary definitions for prévert


  1. Jacques (ʒak). 1900–77, Parisian poet, satirist, and writer of film scripts, noted esp for his song poems. He was a member of the surrealist group from 1925 to 1929
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  • He tried in vain to find a copper-mine of which he had heard from Prevert of St Malo.

    The Founder of New France: A Chronicle of Champlain

    Charles W. Colby