[ ma-lar-mey ]
/ ma larˈmeɪ /
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Sté·phane [stey-fan], /steɪˈfan/, 1842–98, French poet.
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Example sentences from the Web for Mallarmé
Poets, from Virgil and Ovid to Mallarme and Rilke, have written his story.Ann Wroe’s ‘Orpheus’: Why the Mythological Muse Haunts Us|Ann Wroe|May 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They are chiefly interesting as the last dying glow of symbolism, derivative as they are from Huysmans and Mallarme.The Best Short Stories of 1920|Various
British Dictionary definitions for Mallarmé
/ (French malarme) /
Stéphane (stefan). 1842–98, French symbolist poet, noted for his free verse, in which he chooses words for their evocative qualities; his works include L'Après-midi d'un Faune (1876), Vers et Prose (1893), and Divagations (1897)
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