Crois

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Crois krois See Cross n.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n crois A gibbet: same as cross, 1.
    • n crois A structure or monument in the form of a cross: same as cross, 2.
    • n crois A crucifix: same as cross
    • n crois A mark or sign in the form of a cross: same as cross, 4.
    • crois To mark the sign of the cross upon: same as cross, 3.
    • crois To mark or designate with the sign of the cross, as a pilgrim or a crusader.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

Tenez, je crois que je vais danser!
"Jane Eyre" by Charlotte Bronte
Je la crois pourtant aimee et appreciee par ses eleves.
"The Life of Charlotte Bronte - Volume 1" by Elizabeth Gaskell
At last Hugo raised his voice solemnly, and uttered the words: 'Quant a moi, je crois en Dieu!
"The Education of Henry Adams" by Henry Adams
Mass was said by the Cardinal, Prince of Croi, Archbishop of Rouen, Grand Almoner of France.
"The Duchess of Berry and the Court of Charles X" by Imbert De Saint-Amand
Je ne crois pas en l'existence de Dieu.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Je crois que c'est la derniere nuit que je me sois amuse.
"Histoires grises" by E. Edouard Tavernier
Je crois donc bien urgent que la crise actuelle se termine bientot pacifiquement.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843)" by Queen Victoria
Il est vrai que je crois en avoir trouve le moyen; et voici comment je pretends vous satisfaire.
"Short Studies on Great Subjects" by James Anthony Froude
Deux personnes, et des garcons je crois; mais, ils sont morts!
"Bob Strong's Holidays" by John Conroy Hutcheson
Je plains les poetes que guide le seul instinct; je les crois incomplets.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 12, No. 32, November, 1873" by Various
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In news:

Ce que je crois by Léopold Sédar Senghor.
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