Definition for lisbon (2 of 2)
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Lisbon is one of the last neutral ports in Europe, and the city is crowded with people looking to escape the gathering storm.
The book is built around two couples in the Portuguese city of Lisbon in 1940.
A French journalist named Vincent moves to Lisbon to escape the source of his broken heart, a woman named Irene.
He sent the Spaniard on his way then visited a series of shops in Lisbon and had the visa reproduced down to the special stamps.The Spy Who Tricked Hitler: The Story of Double Agent Juan Pujol and D-Day|Stephan Talty|July 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The plan, NATO diplomats say, is for NATO leaders to formally announce this date at their Lisbon summit on November 19-20.
It was reprinted at Lisbon in 1844 by the Royal Academy, and again in 1875.Original Narratives of Early American History|Vaca and Others
He lived in Lisbon a short time and composed his Galatea there.
His beautiful wife never recovered from this bereavement, and died in a few months at Lisbon, of a broken heart.Famous European Artists|Sarah K. Bolton
Thus, for example, Germans seem the favourite shoemakers; we hear of them in this capacity as far off as Lisbon.The Hansa Towns|Helen Zimmern
It would make a summer climate of Nova Zembla, to say nothing of Lisbon.Love Letters of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Volume 2 of 2|Nathaniel Hawthorne
British Dictionary definitions for lisbon (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for lisbon (2 of 2)
Culture definitions for lisbon (1 of 2)
Capital of Portugal and largest city in the country, located in western Portugal on the Tagus River where it broadens to enter the Atlantic Ocean; a major port, and Portugal's political, economic, and cultural center.