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Bidault

[bee-doh]
noun
  1. Georges [zhawrzh] /ʒɔrʒ/, 1899–1983, French statesman.
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Historical Examples of bidault

  • "My uncle Bidault and Monsieur Gobseck helped in him 1814," thought she.

    Bureaucracy

    Honore de Balzac

  • I was unable to find my uncle Bidault at home this afternoon.

    Bureaucracy

    Honore de Balzac

  • Bidault was one of the syndicate that engineered the bankruptcy of Birotteau in 1819.

    Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z

    Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe

  • The nick-name of Gigonnet was applied to Bidault on account of a feverish, involuntary contraction of a leg muscle.

    Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z

    Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe

  • He was patronized by Bidault, alias Gigonnet, who advanced him capital though at heavy interest.

    Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z

    Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe


British Dictionary definitions for bidault

Bidault

noun
  1. Georges (ʒɔːrʒ). 1899–1983, French statesman; prime minister (1946, 1949–50). His opposition to Algerian independence led him to support the OAS: he was charged with treason (1963) and fled abroad
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