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Vereshchagin

[ver-uh-shah-gin; Russian vyi-ryi-shchah-gyin]
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  1. Va·si·li Va·si·lie·vich [vuh-syee-lyee vuh-syee-lyi-vyich] /vʌˈsyi lyi vʌˈsyi lyɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1842–1904, Russian painter.
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  • That's a tradesman, that is to say, he's the restaurant keeper, Vereshchagin.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • Some beat and tore at Vereshchagin, others at the tall youth.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • This man, Vereshchagin, is the scoundrel by whose doing Moscow is perishing.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • The mothers followed them, Mrs. Paterno and Mrs. Vereshchagin in the lead.

    Ethel Morton at Rose House

    Mabell S. C. Smith

  • Count Rostopchin suddenly grew pale as he had done when the crowd closed in on Vereshchagin.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy