Dictionary.com

Saint-Saëns

[ san-sahns, -sahn ]
/ sɛ̃ˈsɑ̃s, -ˈsɑ̃ /
Save This Word!

noun
Charles Ca·mille [sharl ka-mee-yuh], /ʃarl kaˈmi yə/, 1835–1921, French composer and pianist.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use Saint-Saëns in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Saint-Saëns

Saint-Saëns
/ (French sɛ̃sɑ̃s) /

noun
(Charles) Camille (kamij). 1835–1921, French composer, pianist, and organist. His works include the symphonic poem Danse Macabre (1874), the opera Samson and Delilah (1877), the humorous orchestral suite Carnival of Animals (1886), five symphonies, and five piano concertos
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
FEEDBACK