[ ahy-zuhn-stahyn; for 1 also German ahy-zuhn-shtahyn; for 2 also Russian ey-zyin-shtyeyn ]
/ ˈaɪ zənˌstaɪn; for 1 also German ˈaɪ zənˌʃtaɪn; for 2 also Russian eɪ zyɪnˈʃtyeɪn /
Fer·di·nand Gott·hold Max [fer-di-nahnt gawt-hawlt mahks], /ˈfɛr dɪˌnɑnt ˈgɔt hɔlt mɑks/, 1823–52, German mathematician. Ser·gei Mi·khai·lo·vich [syir-gyeymyi-khahy-luh-vyich], /syɪrˈgyeɪ myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/, 1898–1948, Russian theatrical and motion-picture director.
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How to use Eisenstein in a sentence
"Fools," muttered Eisenstein, turning over and burying his face in his hands.
"Hum," said Eisenstein, a curious expression of understanding on his flabby face.
"Our top-kicker was in here a few minutes ago," said Eisenstein.
Eisenstein was sitting in the place Meadville had just left.
British Dictionary definitions for Eisenstein
/ (ˈaɪzənˌstaɪn, Russian ejzɪnˈʃtjejn) /
Sergei Mikhailovich (sɪrˈɡjej miˈxajləvitʃ). 1898–1948, Soviet film director. His films include Battleship Potemkin (1925), Alexander Nevsky (1938), and Ivan the Terrible (1944)
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