- Au·gust Wil·helm von [ou-goo st vil-helm fuh n] /ˈaʊ gʊst ˈvɪl hɛlm fən/, 1767–1845, German poet, critic, and translator.
- his brotherFrie·drich von [free-drikh fuh n] /ˈfri drɪx fən/, 1772–1829, German critic, philosopher, and poet.
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Examples from the Web for schlegel
Schlegel and others also objected to the absence of any urologists or cancer specialists on the panel.
“The basic problem is that they compared PSA screening to usual care,” Schlegel said.
Schlegel also predicted there would be more arrests and beatings at unapproved protests.Anger Over Elections Fuels More Russian Protest Plans
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Miss Schlegel had never heard of his mother's strange request.
Tell me, though, Miss Schlegel, do you really believe in the supernatural and all that?
Miss Schlegel always meant to get hold of Howards End, and, thanks to you, she's got it.
The butler came, and said that Miss Schlegel had slept at the George, so far as he had heard.
Whereas Miss Schlegel has lost no time in publishing the news.
- August Wilhelm von (ˈauɡʊst ˈvɪlhɛlm fɔn). 1767–1845, German romantic critic and scholar, noted particularly for his translations of Shakespeare
- his brother, Friedrich von (ˈfriːdrɪç fɔn). 1772–1829, German philosopher and critic; a founder of the romantic movement in Germany