Peter Pan
noun Date: 1904 1. a boy in Sir James Barrie's play Peter Pan who lives without growing older in a never-never land 2. an adult who does not want to grow up ; one who hangs on to adolescent interests and attitudes

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  • Peter Pan — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Peter Pan (desambiguación). Peter Pan Título original Peter And Wendy Autor J.M. Barrie Traductor Pete …   Wikipedia Español

  • Peter Pan — is a fictional character created by Scottish novelist and playwright J. M. Barrie (1860–1937). A mischievous boy who flies and magically refuses to grow up, Peter Pan spends his never ending childhood adventuring on the small island of Neverland… …   Wikipedia

  • Peter Pan — ist die Hauptfigur einiger Kindergeschichten von James Matthew Barrie und dort das einzige Kind, das niemals erwachsen wird. Peter Pan lebt im „Nimmerland“ (engl. Neverland), einer fiktiven Insel. Er ist Anführer der „verlorenen Jungs“ (engl. The …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peter Pan — 1.) the main character in the play Peter Pan (1904) by J. M. Barrie, which has also been made into films.. He is a young boy who never grows up but lives in a magic place called ↑Never Never Land and can fly. Three children, Michael, John, and… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Peter Pan — noun the main person in the play Peter Pan by the British writer J. M. Barrie. Peter Pan is a boy who wants to remain a child and never grow up. If you call someone a Peter Pan you mean that they do not want to behave like an adult, or that they… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • Peter Pan — name of boy hero in J.M. Barrie s play Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn t grow up (1904). Used allusively for an immature adult man from 1914 (first by G.B. Shaw, in ref. to the Kaiser) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Peter Pan — es un personaje de ficción creado por J. M. Barrie, el nombre de una obra de teatro, un libro para chicos y varias adaptaciones de los mismos. El personaje es un niño que se niega a crecer y pasa su tiempo en aventuras mágicas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Peter Pan — (izg. píter pȅn) DEFINICIJA knjiž. dječak koji odbija odrasti, lik iz pripovijetki engleskog pisca Sir Jamesa Barriea (1860 1937), kasnije prerađivan za kazalište i film …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Peter Pan — n. the title character of J. M. Barrie s play (1904), a young boy who runs away to “Never Never Land” and never grows up …   English World dictionary

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