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[shnits-ler; German shnits-luhr]
  1. Ar·thur [ahr-ther; German ahr-toor] /ˈɑr θər; German ˈɑr tʊər/, 1862–1931, Austrian dramatist and novelist.
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Historical Examples of schnitzler

  • These are the main outlines of Schnitzler's work as a dramatist.

    The Lonely Way--Intermezzo--Countess Mizzie

    Arthur Schnitzler

  • Has Schnitzler succeeded in making a play of heterogeneous material?

  • But even with Schnitzler's help it was impossible to raise Herr Nasse out of the chasm.

  • I remember passing down it with Schnitzler the previous January, and finding much care needed to cross a big chasm.

  • Schnitzler was leading, then came the two travellers, finally the Tyrolese, who came down last man.

British Dictionary definitions for schnitzler


  1. Arthur (ˈartʊr). 1862–1931, Austrian dramatist and novelist. His best-known works are Anatol (1893) a series of one-act plays, and Reigen (1900), both of which reveal his psychological insight and preoccupation with sexuality
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