egalite

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n egalite social and political equality "egality represents an extreme leveling of society"
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Usage

In literature:

As much, moreover, as he had hated the father did the Prince de Conde detest Egalite's son.
"She Stands Accused" by Victor MacClure
The New Municipals have come and gone; with Three Flags, Liberte, Egalite, Patrie, and the clang of vivats.
"The French Revolution" by Thomas Carlyle
Only a single picture remains perfectly intact, and that is the Portrait of Philippe Egalite.
"The Memoirs of Victor Hugo" by Victor Hugo
He and Legendre, with the unknown, walked to the Jardin Egalite, and there parted.
"Zanoni" by Edward Bulwer Lytton
In April, 1793, about eight months after his arrival in Paris, Coursegol went one evening to the Palais Egalite.
"Which?" by Ernest Daudet
As they left the Luxembourg, they came upon crowds thronging the Rue de l'Egalite and the whole neighbourhood of the Theatre de la Nation.
"The Gods are Athirst" by Anatole France
Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite, 47. ii, 42.
"Our Fathers Have Told Us" by John Ruskin
The villagers seized him and hastened to drag him, bound hand and foot, to Bourg-la-Reine, then called for a season Bourg-l'Egalite.
"Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 2 of 3)" by John Morley
Orleans, Duke of (Philippe Egalite), 59, 79.
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
All liberty poles were chopped down, and the motto of "Liberte, Fraternite, Egalite," was tabooed.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
I have never spoken but twice to Egalite.
"Louis Philippe" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
The Duke d'Orleans, the father of Philippe Egalite, who was then living there, sent for me to paint his portrait and Mme.
"The Memoirs of Madame Vigée Lebrun" by Marie Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
Vivent la liberte, l'egalite, la fraternite!
"Paris" by William Walton
Men say Dumouriez will have a King; that young D'Orleans Egalite shall be his King.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. VIII" by Various
Philip's son was the regent Orleans, whose great-grandson, "Philippe Egalite," perished on the scaffold in 1793.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
The title of comte de Beaujolais was borne by a son of Philippe "Egalite," duke of Orleans, born in 1779, died in 1808.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
Egmont slept, Argyle slept, Philippe Egalite, scores of them, but I could not.
"Cecil Castlemaine's Gage, Lady Marabout's Troubles, and Other Stories" by Ouida
ORLEANS (Louis Philippe Joseph, Duc d', surnamed "Egalite"), 1747-1793.
"The Last Words of Distinguished Men and Women" by Frederic Rowland Marvin
His connection with the Duke d'Orleans (Egalite) proved his ruin.
"Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast" by Samuel Adams Drake
Orleans, Duke of (Egalite), 207, 216, 275, 288.
"Gouverneur Morris" by Theodore Roosevelt
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In news:

Lauren Casselberry/The Jersey Journal Elijah Egalite and the Bayonne boys volleyball team look to advance to their first Tournament of Champions final in school history.
Liberte, Egalite , Affirmative Action An Algerian-born executive is leading the campaign to counter racism in hiring.
As the French people celebrate their revolution on Saturday, Bastille Day, the founding principles — liberte, egalite and fraternite — seem to be alive and well.
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In science:

Milman, “In ´egalit ´e de Brunn-Minkowski inverse et applications `a la th ´eorie locale des espaces norm ´es,” C. R.
The entropy per coordinate of a random vector is highly constrained under convexity conditions
Gibrat, Les in ´egalit ´es ´economiques (Librairie du Recueil Sirey, Paris, 1931). H. A.
Structural preferential attachment: Network organization beyond the link
Sur les in ´egalit ´es de Sobolev logarithmiques.
Two mathematical tools to analyze metastable stochastic processes
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