memoir

  • 21memoir — mem|oir [ˈmemwa: US wa:r] n [Date: 1600 1700; : French; Origin: mémoire memory , from Latin memoria; MEMORY] 1.) memoirs [plural] a book by someone important and famous in which they write about their life and experiences ▪ Lady Thatcher had just …

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  • 22memoir — mem|oir [ mem,war ] noun 1. ) memoirs plural an account of someone s experiences written by that person, especially the experiences of someone who has taken part in important political or military events: He died yesterday just three months after …

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  • 23memoir — mem·oir || memwÉ‘r / ɑː n. life story, autobiography, biography; record of events written by a person having an intimate knowledge of them and based on personal observation …

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  • 24memoir — noun 1》 a historical account or biography written from personal knowledge.     ↘(memoirs) an account written by a public figure of their life and experiences. 2》 an essay on a learned subject.     ↘(memoirs) the proceedings of a learned society.… …

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  • 25memoir — n. 1. Personal narrative, familiar biography. 2. Record, register, journal, written account …

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  • 26memoir — noun 1 memoirs (plural) an account written by someone, especially a famous person, about their life and experiences: Lady Thatcher had just published her memoirs. 2 (C) formal a short piece of writing about someone or something that you know well …

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  • 27memoir — n 1. memoirs a. history, chronicle, account, record, annals, chronology.b. memories, recollections, reminiscences, experiences, adventures, fortunes; confessions, journal, diary, letters. 2. biography, autobiography, Inf. bio, personal narrative… …

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  • 28memoir — mem·oir …

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  • 29memoir — mem•oir [[t]ˈmɛm wɑr, wɔr[/t]] n. 1) lit. a record of events based on the writer s personal observation 2) lit. Usu., memoirs a) an autobiography b) the published proceedings of an organization, as of a learned society 3) lit. a biography •… …

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  • 30memoir — /ˈmɛmwa/ (say memwah) noun 1. (plural) records of facts or events in connection with a particular subject, historical period, etc., as known to the writer or gathered from special sources. 2. (plural) records of one s own life and experiences. 3 …

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  • 31memoir — n. 1 a historical account or biography written from personal knowledge or special sources. 2 (in pl.) an autobiography or a written account of one s memory of certain events or people. 3 a an essay on a learned subject specially studied by the… …

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  • 32Memoir (disambiguation) — Memoir is a literary genre or a reminiscence, a subclass of autobiography. Memoir, Memoire, Memoirs, Mémoires, and similar terms can refer to: Mémoire, in French culture, a (usually short and incisive) piece of writing allowing the author to show …

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  • 33Memoir of Halldór Laxness — was published in Iceland from 2003. It is the memoir of novelist and Nobel Laureate, Halldór Laxness and is in three volumes: Halldór the first part was published in 2003 Part two Kiljan was published in 2004 Part three, Laxness, remains to be… …

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  • 34Memoir (John McGahern book) — Memoir   Author(s) John McGahern Country …

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  • 35Memoir (John McGahern Book) — Infobox Book name = Memoir image caption = Cover of first hardback edition author = John McGahern illustrator = cover artist = country = Republic Of Ireland language = English publisher = Faber and Faber release date = 2005 media type = Print… …

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  • 36A Memoir of Jane Austen — Victorianized portrait of Jane Austen produced for the Memoir A Memoir of Jane Austen is a biography of the novelist Jane Austen (1775–1817) published in 1869 by her nephew James Edward Austen Leigh. A second edition was published in 1871 which… …

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  • 37A Memoir of Jane Austen — Page de titre de la seconde édition de l ouvrage (1871) A Memoir of Jane Austen (« Souvenir de Jane Austen »[N 1]) est une biographie de la romancière Jane Austen par son neveu, James Edward Austen Leigh, datée de 1870, mais publiée en… …

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  • 38Dry (memoir) — Dry   …

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  • 39Running with Scissors (memoir) — Running with Scissors   …

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  • 40Chords of Strength: A Memoir of Soul, Song, and the Power of Perseverance — Chords of Strength: A Memoir of Soul, Song and the Power of Perseverance   Author(s) David Archuleta …

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