Definition for pierre (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM South DakotaSouth Dakotan, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for pierre
Castro actually flew up to Montreal to be a pallbearer at the 2000 funeral of a beloved Canadian Prime Minister, Pierre Trudeau.
As a boy, by the way, Pierre had set out from Florida in an unsuccessful canoe trip to Cuba!
Obstinate Pierre refuses to care about anything, even when a passing lion threatens to eat him.
Consumed and eventually disgorged, Pierre is restored to his loving parents, his ennui banished.
A few short years ago, says Pierre Monie, such a scene would have been nearly unthinkable.
As for Pierre, he was now in his element, sniffing the battle like a young warhorse, and forgetful of the odds against him.The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage|Charles G. D. Roberts
Pierre Legros raised his bloodshot eyes in half-defiant remonstrance.A Traitor's Wooing|Headon Hill
Serge bolted the door, through which Pierre had passed, and which alone communicated with the other apartments.Serge Panine, Complete|Georges Ohnet
Pierre Eyquem, the father, had filled many important municipal offices at Bordeaux.A Short History of French Literature|George Saintsbury
All at once Pierre felt the sharp stab which this thought dealt his heart.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
British Dictionary definitions for pierre (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for pierre (2 of 2)
Culture definitions for pierre
State in the north-central United States bordered by North Dakota to the north, Minnesota and Iowa to the east, Nebraska to the south, and Wyoming and Montana to the west. Its capital is Pierre, and its largest city is Sioux Falls.