synonym study for belles-lettres
OTHER WORDS FROM belles-lettresbel·let·rist [bel-le-trist], /bɛlˈlɛ trɪst/, nounbel·let·ris·tic [bel-li-tris-tik], /ˌbɛl lɪˈtrɪs tɪk/, adjective
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How to use belles-lettres in a sentence
He is a professor of creative writing at Princeton and, among his many awards, is an Officier de l'ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
The cast makes it fun to watch but there were no surprises.Verdict: These belles need some fine-tuning.TV Preview: Snap Judgments of 2011-2012's New Shows|Jace Lacob, Maria Elena Fernandez|June 12, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Four- and 5-year-old girls become queens of the rodeo, while 8- and 9-year olds are transformed into Southern belles.
Car les Angloys s'en veulent dire maistres, et sur ce ils produysoyent des lettres de leur Roy, mais ce que nous croyons fausses.
"Lettres et journal pour monsieur," interrupted a waiter, entering with two letters and the Times.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
The ball which followed exhibited a crowd of the belles of Longwy, all as happy as dress and dancing could make them.
Charles de la Rue, a French Jesuit, died; distinguished as an orator and poet and a professor of belles-lettres.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
But I never deluded myself for a moment that I was anything approaching those old-time belles.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton