Prévost d'Exiles

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/prevo dɛɡzil/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(prā vō deg zēl)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Pré•vost d'Ex•iles  (prā vō deg zēl),USA pronunciation  An•toine Fran•çois  (prā vō deg zēl),USA pronunciation ("Abbé Prévost''), 1697–1763, French novelist.
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Prévost d'Exiles /French: prevo dɛɡzil/ n
  1. Antoine François (ɑ̃twan frɑ̃swa), known as Abbé Prévost. 1697–1763, French novelist, noted for his romance Manon Lescaut (1731), which served as the basis for operas by Puccini and Massenet
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