Examples from the Web for cannes
They include “The Goldfish Pool at Chartwell” painted in 1932 and “The Harbour, Cannes,” painted circa 1933.Churchill’s Secret Treasures for Sale: A British PM’s Life on the Auction Block|Tom Teodorczuk|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Spall was rewarded for his hard work with the best actor prize at the Cannes Film Festival.Mike Leigh Is the Master Filmmaker Who Hates Hollywood|Nico Hines|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was an official selection for the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.Watch This Amazing Ode to Marriage Equality, by Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco|Tim Teeman|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I heard the question right: Cannes is famous for its film festival, but also has a yachting festival in September.
Cannes, it would seem, still embodies the free spirit that has long drawn artists to the south.
The climate of Cannes has been the subject of a considerable variety of opinion,—the preponderance being, however, in its favour.
The doctor from Cannes who has been attending her has said so.The Drunkard|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
He sealed the letter, addressing it to Cannes; called a waiter, late as it was, and desired him to post it.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Walking alone on the sea front at Cannes in the warm and brilliant weather she had asked herself that question.December Love|Robert Hichens
The two sisters spent a happy time together at Cannes in the late autumn of 1869, while their respective husbands were abroad.The Empress Frederick; a memoir|Anonymous
British Dictionary definitions for cannes
Word Origin and History for cannes
city on the French Riviera, perhaps from a pre-Indo-European word *kan, meaning "height." The film festival dates from 1946.
Culture definitions for cannes
Fashionable resort on the French Riviera.