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Gesualdo

[je-zoo-ahl-daw]
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noun
  1. Don Car·lo [dawn kahr-law] /dɔn ˈkɑr lɔ/, Prince of Ve·no·sa [ve-naw-zah] /vɛˈnɔ zɑ/, c1560–1613, Italian composer.
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  • In sole answer to the arguments of Gesualdo, she retorted in scornful words.

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  • "You are not always prudent, my daughter," said Gesualdo, with a faint smile.

  • "That is very grave," said Gesualdo, growing paler as he heard.

  • In sole answer to the arguments of Gesualdo she retorted in scornful words.

  • Gesualdo said nothing, but she saw the nerves of his mouth quiver.


British Dictionary definitions for gesualdo

Gesualdo

noun
  1. Carlo (ˈkarlo), Prince of Venosa. ?1560–1613, Italian composer, esp of madrigals
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