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Sardou

[sahr-doo]
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noun
  1. Vic·to·rien [veek-taw-ryen] /vik tɔˈryɛ̃/, 1831–1908, French dramatist.
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Examples from the Web for sardou

Historical Examples

  • Sardou told me later on that he happened to be in Montigny's office when he received my letter.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • In the case of Sarah Bernhardt, who was the creator, the actress or Sardou?

    The Merry-Go-Round

    Carl Van Vechten

  • Curiously enough, Becque had a consuming admiration for Sardou.

    Iconoclasts

    James Huneker

  • At the time of his death, Sardou had many hundreds of these dossiers, old and new.

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker

  • Well, why should he not sit where Taine does not and where Sardou does?


British Dictionary definitions for sardou

Sardou

noun
  1. Victorien (viktɔrjɛ̃). 1831–1908, French dramatist. His plays include Fédora (1882) and La Tosca (1887), the source of Puccini's opera
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