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  1. Georges [zhawrzh] /ʒɔrʒ/, Alexandre César Léopold, 1838–75, French composer, especially of opera.
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Historical Examples of bizet

  • But Bizet, mortally wounded in his pride as an artist, had died disconsolate.

    The Complete Opera Book

    Gustav Kobb

  • Your intervention on behalf of Bizet's widow gave me great pleasure.

    Friedrich Nietzsche

    Georg Brandes

  • This admirable artist was later on destined to create Bizet's "Carmen."

  • "Be content with operatic Spain," and I hummed a melody of Bizet's.

  • In the meantime I placed Bizet's masterpiece, Leila, in rehearsal.

British Dictionary definitions for bizet


  1. Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1838–75, French composer, whose works include the opera Carmen (1875) and incidental music to Daudet's L'Arlésienne (1872)
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