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Kutuzov

[koo-too-zawf, -zof; Russian koo-too-zuh f]
noun
  1. Mi·kha·il I·la·ri·o·no·vich [myi-khuh-yeel ee-luh-ryi-aw-nuh-vyich] /myɪ xʌˈyil i lə ryɪˈɔ nə vyɪtʃ/, Prince of Smolensk,1745–1813, Russian field marshal and diplomat.
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Historical Examples

  • You don't know how Kutuzov is pestered since his appointment as Commander in Chief.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • Braunau was the headquarters of the commander-in-chief, Kutuzov.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • "We all have our weaknesses," said Kutuzov smiling and walking away from him.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • It was evident that Kutuzov himself listened with pleasure to his own voice.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • "Give me that letter," said Kutuzov turning to Prince Andrew.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy


British Dictionary definitions for kutuzov

Kutuzov

noun
  1. Prince Mikhail Ilarionovich (mixaˈil iləriˈɔnəvitʃ). 1745–1813, Russian field marshal, who harried the French army under Napoleon throughout their retreat from Moscow (1812–13)
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