Le Misanthrope

[ French luhmee-zahn-trawp ]

noun
  1. a comedy (1666) by Molière.

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How to use Le Misanthrope in a sentence

  • There are five acts in "Le Misanthrope," during which Celimene is almost constantly on the stage.

    El Dorado | Baroness Orczy
  • Le Misanthrope, that supreme comedy, shows us that art consists in the power of building a palace on a needle's point.

    The Firm of Nucingen | Honore de Balzac
  • "I do believe you have really turned yourself misanthropical by reading 'Le Misanthrope,'" he said.

  • After that anyone who treated the author of "Tartufe" and "Le Misanthrope" as a plagiarist would have been very badly received.