Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

Schnitzler

[shnits-ler; German shnits-luh r] /ˈʃnɪts lər; German ˈʃnɪts lər/
noun
1.
Arthur
[ahr-ther;; German ahr-too r] /ˈɑr θər;; German ˈɑr tʊər/ (Show IPA),
1862–1931, Austrian dramatist and novelist.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Schnitzler
Historical Examples
  • These are the main outlines of Schnitzler's work as a dramatist.

  • Has Schnitzler succeeded in making a play of heterogeneous material?

    Ivory Apes and Peacocks James Huneker
  • I remember passing down it with Schnitzler the previous January, and finding much care needed to cross a big chasm.

    True Tales of Mountain Adventures Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
  • Schnitzler was leading, then came the two travellers, finally the Tyrolese, who came down last man.

    True Tales of Mountain Adventures Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
  • Suddenly Schnitzler, who must have stepped on a snow-bridge, and Herr Nasse dropped without a sound into the chasm.

    True Tales of Mountain Adventures Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
  • But while this terrible scene was passing, Schnitzler had performed an act of the highest bravery.

    True Tales of Mountain Adventures Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
  • But even with Schnitzler's help it was impossible to raise Herr Nasse out of the chasm.

    True Tales of Mountain Adventures Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond
  • Liebelei, which was produced first in 1895, is an excellent example both of Schnitzler's powers and of Schnitzler's limitations.

    Modernities

    Horace Barnett Samuel
  • Perhaps, however, Schnitzler's most characteristic series of one-acters is the one headed Lebendige Stunden.

    Modernities

    Horace Barnett Samuel
  • To revert to Schnitzler the dramatist, what are his chief claims, his chief excellences, his chief defects?

    Modernities

    Horace Barnett Samuel
British Dictionary definitions for Schnitzler

Schnitzler

/German ˈʃnɪtslər/
noun
1.
Arthur (ˈartʊr). 1862–1931, Austrian dramatist and novelist. His best-known works are Anatol (1893) a series of one-act plays, and Reigen (1900), both of which reveal his psychological insight and preoccupation with sexuality
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Schnitzler

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Schnitzler

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for schnitzler