Malherbe

[ mal-erb ]
/ malˈɛrb /

noun

Fran·çois de [frahn-swa duh] /frɑ̃ˈswa də/,1555–1628, French poet and critic.

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Malherbe
/ (French malɛrb) /

noun

François de (frɑ̃swa də). 1555–1628, French poet and critic. He advocated the classical ideals of clarity and concision of meaning
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