noun, plural oeu·vres [œ-vruh] /ˈœ vrə/. French.
Examples from the Web for oeuvre
Italian painter Michelangelo Pistoletto is best known for his mirror paintings that serve as the foundation of his oeuvre.10 Works to See at the Armory Show in New York City|Justin Jones|March 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two English misfits found in the Second World War the making of their oeuvre.James Bond is Back But is He Any Good without Fleming?|Robert McCrum|October 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This spring, his oeuvre was the subject of a retrospective at the Tate.
Regardless of whether or not you consider King's oeuvre "literary" is beside the point.Remedial Reader: The Essential Stephen King Back List|Jessica Ferri|April 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The protagonist of the series, Dawson is an über film geek—and aspiring filmmaker—who worships the oeuvre of Steven Spielberg.‘Dawson’s Creek,’ Star Launcher: Seth Rogen, Katie Holmes, More (VIDEO)|Marlow Stern|April 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In each case the status of the print in Jacksons oeuvre has been noted.John Baptist Jackson|Jacob Kainen
I was inspecting in behalf of my oeuvre, Le Bientre du Bless.
Several Americans have asked me why the rich people of France do not run this oeuvre themselves.
When I saw these headquarters in May, 1916, the oeuvre was a year old and in running order.The Living Present|Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
Oeuvre du Soldat dans la Tranche (fund for the soldier in the trenches—send warm clothing).War Days in Brittany|Elsie Deming Jarves
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Word Origin for oeuvre
Word Origin and History for oeuvre
"a work," especially a work of literature, also "the body of work produced by an artist," 1875, from French oeuvre "work" (12c.), from Latin opera (see opus).