Tiar

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Tiar A tiara.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tiar A tiara.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. tiare,. See Tiara

Usage

In literature:

I told Tiare the story of a man I had known at St. Thomas's Hospital.
"The Moon and Sixpence" by W. Somerset Maugham
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In poetry:

Adieu, white brows of Europe! sovereign brows,
That wear the sunset for a golden tiar.
With me in memory shall your phantoms house
For ever, whiter than yourselves, and higher.
"Epigrams" by William Watson
When to the font, this morn, my lips I pressed,
A fairy's gift my fingers trembled o'er;
A sweeter prayer ne'er smile of angel blessed,
Nor gemmed a tiar that the priesthood wore.
"Mystery Of Carmel" by Madge Morris Wagner
When to the font, this morn, my lips I pressed,
A fairy’s gift my fingers trembled o’er;
A sweeter prayer ne’er smile of angel blessed,
Nor gemmed a tiar that the priesthood wore.
"To Revenita" by Madge Morris Wagner

In news:

While pregnant with her second child three years ago, Tiare Frontera suffered from bad migraines.
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