[suh-rel; French saw-rel]
- Georges [zhawrzh] /ʒɔrʒ/, 1847–1922, French engineer and social philosopher.
- a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, on the St. Lawrence.
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Examples from the Web for sorel
It must not be supposed that respect for the myth is a discovery of Sorel's.A Preface to Politics
I cannot agree with Sorel (iii, 405) in taking the French overtures seriously.William Pitt and the Great War
John Holland Rose
If sore be sore, then L to sore makes fifty sores one sorel.Shakespeare's Lost Years in London, 1586-1592
Madame Sorel clutched him by the hair and tore out some handfuls.The Story of Paris
Sorel laid down his hat, and wiped his brow with his handkerchief.In Madeira Place
Heman White Chaplin
- Georges (Eugène) (ʒɔrʒ). 1847–1922, French social philosopher, who advocated revolutionary syndicalism and preached the creative role of violence and myth