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Lebrun

[ luh-brœn ]

noun

  1. Al·bert [a, l-, ber], 1871–1950, president of France 1932–40.
  2. Also Le Brun. Charles [sh, a, r, l], 1619–90, French painter.


Lebrun

/ ləbrœ̃ /

noun

  1. LebrunAlbert18711950MFrenchPOLITICS: statesmanPOLITICS: head of state Albert (albɛr). 1871–1950, French statesman; president (1932–40)
  2. AlsoLe Brun LebrunCharles16191690MFrenchARTS AND CRAFTS: painter Charles (ʃarl). 1619–90, French historical painter. He was court painter to Louis XIV and executed much of the decoration of the palace of Versailles


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Madame Lebrun grew a trifle hysterical; Robert called his brother some sharp, hard names.

She went up in the mornings to Madame Lebrun's room, braving the clatter of the old sewing-machine.

There was a picture of Madame Lebrun with Robert as a baby, seated in her lap, a round-faced infant with a fist in his mouth.

He instructed the black woman to go at once and inform Madame Lebrun that Mrs. Pontellier desired to see her.

Victor Lebrun, who happened to be in the city, bent upon relaxation, had accepted with alacrity.

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