Creve Coeur

[ kreev-koor ]

noun
  1. a town in E Missouri.

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Crèvecoeur
[ krev-kœr ]

noun
  1. Mi·chel Guil·laume Jean de [mee-shelgee-yohmzhahnduh], /miˈʃɛl giˈyoʊm ʒɑ̃ də/, "J. Hector St. John", 1735–1813, French writer, statesman, and agriculturalist, in the U.S. after 1754.

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How to use Creve Coeur in a sentence

  • "Now Heaven nourish thy judgment, gentle youth," said Crevecoeur, still laughing at the chivalrous inamorato.

    Quentin Durward | Sir Walter Scott
  • "Let me pray for free entrance for this learned person through your guards, Seignior de Crevecoeur," said Louis.

    Quentin Durward | Sir Walter Scott
  • The Countess of Crevecoeur gravely rebuked her husband for his violence.

    Quentin Durward | Sir Walter Scott
  • "Your Majesty's will shall be complied with in all points," said the Count de Crevecoeur.

    Quentin Durward | Sir Walter Scott
  • "Let us hear, let us hear what says the Boar's bride," said Crevecoeur.

    Quentin Durward | Sir Walter Scott