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Rouault

[roo-oh; French rwoh]
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noun
  1. Georges [zhawrzh] /ʒɔrʒ/, 1871–1958, French painter.
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  • Old Rouault would not have been sorry to be rid of his daughter, who was of no use to him in the house.

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert

  • Old Rouault arrived, and fainted on the Place when he saw the black cloth!

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert

  • Old Rouault was seeing him off; they were walking along the road full of ruts; they were about to part.

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert

  • Old Rouault said that he could not have been cured better by the first doctor of Yvetot, or even of Rouen.

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert

  • One morning old Rouault brought Charles the money for setting his leg—seventy-five francs in forty-sou pieces, and a turkey.

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert


British Dictionary definitions for rouault

Rouault

noun
  1. Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1871–1958, French expressionist artist. His work is deeply religious; it includes much stained glass
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