Marat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Marat French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793)
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Usage

In literature:

Marat might be termed the representative of the kennel.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 426" by Various
Robespierre, Danton, and Marat were victorious, and Mme.
"Women of Modern France" by Hugo P. Thieme
Who would have supposed the fair assassin of Marat such a thin, delicate and spirituelle blonde?
"Gifts of Genius" by Various
Marat and Danton ruled there.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
So thought Marat, and many others.
"The French Revolution" by R. M. Johnston
On that tribune the guillotine had its orator, Marat; and the Inquisition its Montalembert.
"Napoleon the Little" by Victor Hugo
Stay in Europe, my friend, and see the ghost of Marat rising from a German bathtub.
"Erik Dorn" by Ben Hecht
He weighed twice as much as Marat: and his years were sixty, while Marat's were thirty.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7" by Elbert Hubbard
There is hope above all in Marat.
"The Gods are Athirst" by Anatole France
The most influential of these leaders were Danton, Marat, and Robespierre.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
We must now say Rue Honore, not St. Honore, and Mont Marat for Montmartre.
"The Story of Paris" by Thomas Okey
France in 1792, taking the tone of its St. Justs and Marats, plunged into its long career of unstable outward relations.
"The Will to Believe" by William James
Her Marats, Desmoulens, Herberts, Clootzes, and Robespierres are at hand ready to overturn.
"The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882" by Joseph Wild
Marat: I denounce the interpreter.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Complete" by Thomas Paine
Marat: I denounce the interpreter.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Volume III. 1791-1804" by Thomas Paine
From these popular premises the logic of Marat drew his sanguinary conclusions.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
They who would imitate Marat and Robespierre will have a short reign.
"Gerald Fitzgerald The Chevalier" by Charles James Lever
The living physiognomy of Marat she could not see; he is sick at present, and confined to home.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 14" by Various
Robespierre, Danton, and Marat were victorious, and Mme.
"Women of Modern France (Illustrated)" by Hugo Paul Thieme (1870-1940)
One of our forecas'le six-pounders was called Danton and t'other Marat.
"Rewards and Fairies" by Rudyard Kipling
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In poetry:

Marat keeps line with Spartacus,
Lone Dantes grimly stalk;
The meagre Knights of Labour "push"
With the Twelve Apostles walk.
"May Day" by Bernard O Dowd

In news:

New Zealand's Brett Steven advanced to the quarterfinals of the Auckland Open yesterday, beating the Russian teen- ager Marat Safin, 7-5, 6-2, in Auckland, New Zealand.
and "Marat/Sade" by Right Brain Project ??½.
Smoke rises after a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad fired missiles at Marat al-Numan.
Marat /Sade comes back to haunt us.
' Marat /Sade' channels revolutionary yearnings and glorious excess from 1789 to 2012.
Rumi Missabu and Bonni Suval in Marat /Sade.
and " Marat /Sade" by Right Brain Project ??½.
A scene from the SUNY Potsdam production of Marat /Sade.
Potsdam, NY, Mar 28, 2012 — SUNY Potsdam's Department of Theatre and Dance will present the play Marat /Sade by Peter Weiss this week.
Check out the latest Marat Safin photos and pictures on ESPN.com.
(Jan 24, 2008) Presenting Marat /Sade this season at North Coast Repertory Theatre was an inspired decision.
Marat Safin of Russia slams his racket onto the court, breaking it, during a match at the 2005 Australian Open in Melbourne.
Eighth-seeded Marat Safin of Russia outlasted Sampras 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (8) Friday.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich talks with official Marat Kobut during Saturday night's victory in New Jersey.
The second seed wins his first five-set match in six tries while Marat Safin falls.
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In science:

VA would like to aknowledge the advices from Eugene Churazov and Marat Gilfanov.
Fast X-ray Transients and Their Connection to Gamma-Ray Bursts
London Mathematical Society Monographs, 2000. [Mark1] Markin, Marat V., On the Carleman classes of vectors of a scalar type spectral operator, Int. J.
Integral equalities for functions of unbounded spectral operators in Banach spaces
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