papillon

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n papillon small slender toy spaniel with erect ears and a black-spotted brown to white coat
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Usage

In literature:

Fency dence, 'Les Papillons'.
"Penrod and Sam" by Booth Tarkington
To him a pas de papillon has been an abstract conception.
"The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 4 (of 5) of the Raven Edition" by Edgar Allan Poe
And she played his Papillons most brilliantly.
"The Mutiny of the Elsinore" by Jack London
The Papillon Camp, on the Little Butterfly River, was a deadly site.
"The Story of the Mormons From the Date of their Origin to the Year 1901" by William Alexander Linn
It was there that he recognized one evening his classmate of the Lycee, Arthur Papillon, seated at one of the political tables.
"A Romance of Youth, Complete" by Francois Coppee
He would like to be called "Papillon," the butterfly; "'Cause thass my natu'e!
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama" by E. Cobham Brewer
Papillon confused "Ekwits" with Elisha Kirkall.
"John Baptist Jackson" by Jacob Kainen
In 1831 his famous "Papillons" and other piano works appeared.
"The Standard Oratorios" by George P. Upton
Eet is called 'Le Papillon,' which means the 'botterfly.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman" by Pauline Lester
He dined with as good an appetite as if there had been no M. Papillon in the world.
"The Conspirators" by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
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In poetry:

'Qu'est qu'il dit?' Ce que tu dis toi-meme
Chaque mois de ce printemps eternel;
Ce que disent les papillons qui s'entre-baisent,
Ce que dit tout bel jeun etre a toute belle.
"Qu'est Qu'il Dit'" by Charles Kingsley

In news:

Turbomeca to Support Papillon Fleet.
The agreement marks the start of Papillon 's replacement program.
Papillon Orders Five AS350s.
Papillon FEMALE 5 YEARS OLD  Gaithersburg, MD.
Papillon FEMALE 4 YEARS OLD  Custer, WI.
Papillon MALE 4 YEARS OLD  Mableton, GA. TH MEMBER 144 VISITS 13 VOTES.
Papillon (1973): A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Stewie the Papillon from Fayal.
Stewie is a 2 year old papillon from Fayal Township.
The previous oldest winner was an 8-year-old Papillon in 1999.
Haley, a 7-year-old Papillon, is not only Adrienne Barlow's constant companion.
Famous film and TV actor Anthony Zerbe, of The Omega Man, Papillon, The Matrix series and Star Trek Insurrection, juxtaposes and mixes the extraordinary poetry of E.E.
Carman's, Le Papillon and Peter's Chung King offer dubious fare.
Chloe is a three year old Papillon and Pomeranian mix.
Betty and Wilma are the Pets of the Week, two small female dogs thought to be part Pomeranian and Papillon, are available for adoption from the Mineral Wells Animal Shelter.
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