[ suh-rawf, -rof; Russian syi-rawf ]

  1. a city in the W Russian Federation in Asia, E of the Ural Mountains.

Words Nearby Serov Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Serov in a sentence

  • Nicholas Rubinstein had first approached Serov, who was not unwilling to accept the post.

  • One day he remarked fearlessly: I am sure of this—Serov has more talent for composition than Wagner.

  • Serov was an enthusiastic imitator of Wagner, and even his own countrymen admit that his works have little musical value.

    The Opera | R.A. Streatfeild
  • In 1858 Serov returned from a visit to Germany literally hypnotised by Wagner.

    The Russian Opera | Rosa Newmarch
  • For me Serov is not dead, says Wagner; for me he still lives actually and palpably.

    The Russian Opera | Rosa Newmarch