marcel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v marcel make a marcel in a woman's hair
    • n marcel a hairdo characterized by deep regular waves that are made by a heated curling iron
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Usage

In literature:

Ambrosio has one son, Marcel, and two daughters, Hippolita and Cleonte.
"The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6)" by Aphra Behn
Stepper's driving Miss Bruce-Drummond and Muzzie's being marcelled.
"Play the Game!" by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
True, Rodolphe and Marcel are here, and Mimi and Musette.
"Nights in London" by Thomas Burke
I had fasted all day, and had had my hair marcelled And my face corrected.
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
An epidemic broke out in St. Marcel, and many died.
"The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson" by Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez
For want of another, they had taken Marcel.
"Bouvard and Pécuchet" by Gustave Flaubert
Metford, this is Arthur Marcel.
"The Crack of Doom" by Robert Cromie
He got to know Marcel Moncourt Senior soon after Marcel's bolt from France to New York.
"The Lightning Conductor Discovers America" by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
American debut of Marcel Journet (baritone) in "Lucia" at San Francisco, Cal.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
St. Romain, St. Marcel, St. Julian, St.
"Architectural Antiquities of Normandy" by John Sell Cotman
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In poetry:

And we will make the beds, of course,
You'll have two autos and a horse,
A lady to Marcel your tresses,
And all the madame's half-worn dresses.
"Help" by Franklin Pierce Adams

In news:

After 65 years, international recognition for composer Marcel Tyberg.
Orioles Purchase Contract of Diablos' Pitcher Marcel Prado.
Marcel Reece proves versatility, worth vs Saints.
Marcel Reece is listed on the Raiders roster as a fullback because, well, he has to be listed as something.
Kptm.com Marcel Onkenhout of Oceanco is Singled out by the International Superyacht Society for Excellence in Innovation.
Oakland's Marcel Reece passionate about cooking.
Marcel ReeceCelebrity chef and Raiders fan Guy Fieri, left, says Marcel Reece is a quick study with good instincts in the kitchen.
James Marcel Ison, 89, of Pittsburg, Kansas, passed away Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012, at Via Christi Village in Pittsburg.
Marcel G Bergeron, 94, passed peacefully October 26th.
Kelly Marcel to script 'Fifty Shades of Grey'.
"Terranova" co-creator Kelly Marcel has been tapped to pen "Fifty Shades of Grey" for Universal and Focus Features.
Kelly Marcel will write the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, author E.L.
He was born Nov 9, 1927 in Bradford, a son of the late Marcel Charles Lang Sr. And Pearl Nellie Warfle Lang.
AFC West blogger Bill Williamson talks about the versatility that Raiders fullback Marcel Reece brings to the table.
Raiders will extend Marcel Reece.
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In science:

And before going on to detailed considerations, many of which involve theoretical input, we pause at our first green circle star formation paper, Marcel et al. (2006) on fragmentation of molecular clouds to cores.
Astrophysics in 2006
Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity.
About Bianchi I with time varying constants
Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity.
About Bianchi I with VSL
Harold Baranger, Rodolfo Jalabert, Gilles Montambaux, Christophe Texier, Steve Tomsovic, and Marcel Veneroni, have in addition read preliminary versions of the manuscript.
Many-Body Physics and Quantum Chaos
Thode Jr., Testing for Normality (Marcel Dekker, New York, 2002).
On approximating the distributions of goodness-of-fit test statistics based on the empirical distribution function: The case of unknown parameters
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