Palme

[pahl-muh]
noun
  1. (Sven) O·lof (Jo·a·chim) [sven oo-lawf yoo-ah-kim] /svɛn ˈu lɔf ˈyu ɑ kɪm/, 1927–86, Swedish political leader: prime minister 1969–76, 1982–86; assassinated.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for palme

Contemporary Examples of palme

  • Tree of Life, starring Brad Pitt, was awarded the Palme d'Or, Cannes' highest prize, on Sunday.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Tree of Life Wins Palme D’Or

    Richard Porton

    May 21, 2011

  • This week, a Palme d'Or winner at Cannes is a powerful portrait of high-school life in Paris.

    The Daily Beast logo
    The Yes List

    The Daily Beast

    August 14, 2009

Historical Examples of palme


British Dictionary definitions for palme

Palme

noun
  1. (Sven) Olof (Joachim) (ˈuːlof). 1927–86, Swedish Social Democratic statesman; prime minister (1969–76, 1982–86); assassinated
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012