L'Enfant

Definitions

  • L'ENFANT TERRIBLE
    L'ENFANT TERRIBLE
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n L'Enfant United States architect (born in France) who laid out the city plan for Washington (1754-1825)
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Usage

In literature:

I took with me a nun of l'Enfant-Jesus, to give an unquestionable pledge of my religious principles.
"Memoirs Of The Court Of Marie Antoinette, Queen Of France, Complete" by Madame Campan
Sans le comprendre, l'enfant s'en rendait compte.
"Histoires grises" by E. Edouard Tavernier
Hospice de l'Enfant Jesus.
"Paris under the Commune" by John Leighton
Girardet exhibited the "Grandmother's Blessing" and "L'Enfant Malade.
"Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D." by Clara Erskine Clement
I have just got 'Les Enfants de l'Amour,' by Sue.
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)" by Frederic G. Kenyon
Enfant, n'es tu pas l'une d'elles Qui me poursuit pour consoler?
"Books and Habits from the Lectures of Lafcadio Hearn" by Lafcadio Hearn
Toi, l'humanite complete et la simplicite de l'enfant!
"The Opera" by R.A. Streatfeild
Will not the present afford you a proper occasion of assuring the commissioners, that you leave every thing respecting L'Enfant to them?
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
L'Enfant who had been engaged to examine and make a draught of the grds.
"A Portrait of Old George Town" by Grace Dunlop Ecker
C'est lui qu'elle respectait dans les ecarts de l'enfant.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
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In news:

Metro reports that normal service has resumed at L'Enfant Plaza.
Pei Get to Veto L'Enfant Plaza Remix.
For all those who would like to bulldoze L'Enfant Plaza and remake what's often considered the District's worst example of urban planning, you might run into some problems with architect I.M.
L'Enfant Plaza escalator accident injures five people.
At least five people were injured at the L'Enfant Plaza metro station during the Tuesday morning rush hour due to a malfunction on an escalator, officials say.
Malfunctioning escalator injures 4 at L'Enfant Plaza station.
House panel backs bill that would place statues of Douglass, L'Enfant in Capitol.
In a recent experiment, the Washington Post placed world renowned violinist Joshua Bell at the L'Enfant Plaza Station.
REVIEWS Gojira, 'L'Enfant Sauvage .
Madison Pianist Christopher Taylor Performs Messiaen's Vingt Regards sur l'enfant-Jesus.
Christie's to auction letter detailing George Washington's impressions of L'Enfant.
Metro plans to finish replacing a switch near L'Enfant Plaza, which will halt weekend service over the Yellow Line bridge.
Christie's to auction letter detailing George Washington 's impressions of L'Enfant.
A woman walk past "La Vierge, l'Enfant Jesus et Sainte Anne" by Leonard de Vinci in the Louvre Museum in Lens, northern France, Monday, Dec 3, 2012.
Metro plans to finish replacing a switch near L'Enfant Plaza, which will halt weekend service over the Yellow Line bridge.
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