Singer

  • 1 singer — [ sɛ̃ʒe ] v. tr. <conjug. : 3> • 1770; de singe 1 ♦ Imiter (qqn) maladroitement ou d une manière caricaturale, pour se moquer. « Le gros père Guerbet avait singé madame Isaure [...] en se moquant de ses airs penchés, en imitant sa petite… …

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  • 2 SINGER (I. B.) — Peu avant de recevoir le prix Nobel de littérature, au mois d’octobre 1978, Isaac Bashevis Singer déclarait: «Je suis presque le dernier écrivain yiddish...» En couronnant Singer, l’Académie suédoise a voulu non seulement attirer l’attention sur… …

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  • 3 Singer — steht für: Singer (Familienname), der Familienname Singer Singer (Unternehmen), das Unternehmen The Singer Company (Singer Nähmaschinen) Singer (Automobilhersteller), ein ehemaliges englisches Automobilbau Unternehmen Singer Wittenberge, einen… …

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  • 4 Singer — Singer, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Isaac Merritt * * * (as used in expressions) Sargent, John Singer Singer NV Singer, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Isaac Merritt …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 5 Singer — (izg. sȉnger) DEFINICIJA 1. Isaac Bashevis (1904 1991), američko židovski književnik, do 1935. živio u Poljskoj; pisao pripovijetke i romane na jidišu o životu Židova u Poljskoj i Americi začinjene dubokom životnom mudrošću, često s primjesom… …

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  • 6 Singer — Sin ger (s[i^]n j[ e]r), n. [From {Singe}.] One who, or that which, singes. Specifically: (a) One employed to singe cloth. (b) A machine for singeing cloth. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Singer — Sing er, n. [From {Sing}.] One who sings; especially, one whose profession is to sing. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Singer [1] — Singer, s. Meistersänger …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Singer [2] — Singer, Elisabeth, s. Rowe 2) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 Singer — Singer, 1) Edmund, Violinspieler, geb. 14. Okt. 1830 zu Totis im ungarischen Komitat Komorn, trat schon als Kind öffentlich auf, studierte dann am Wiener Konservatorium unter Böhm und wurde 1848 Orchesterdirektor des deutschen Theaters in Pest.… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 Singer — Singer, Paul, sozialdemokrat. Politiker, geb. 16. Jan. 1844 in Berlin, gründete 1869 mit seinem Bruder das. eine Damenmäntelfabrik, seit 1884 im Reichstag, mit Bebel Vorsitzender im Vorstand der sozialdemokrat. Partei …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 12 singer — SINGÉR, singere, s.n. (înv.) Cuţit mare, puţin încovoiat, care se purta la brâu. Trimis de gall, 26.09.2008. Sursa: DLRM …

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  • 13 Singer — Singer, I|saac Ba|shev|is (1904 91) a Jewish American writer, born in Poland, who won the ↑Nobel Prize for Literature in 1978, and who is best known for his short stories and for his novel The Slave. He wrote in ↑Yiddish and his work has been… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 singer — early 14c., agent noun from SING (Cf. sing) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 15 singer — [n] person who can carry a tune accompanist, artist, artiste, chanter, chanteuse, choralist, chorister, crooner, diva, intoner, melodist, minstrel, musician, nightingale, serenader, soloist, songbird, songster, troubadour, vocalist, voice,… …

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  • 16 Singer — [siŋ′ər] 1. Isaac Bashevis [bä shev′is] 1904 91; U.S. writer in Yiddish, born in Poland 2. Isaac Merritt [mer′it] 1811 75; U.S. inventor: improved the sewing machine …

    English World dictionary

  • 17 singer — singer1 [siŋ′ər] n. 1. a person who sings, esp. professionally 2. a bird that sings 3. Old Poet. a poet singer2 [sin′jər] n. a person or thing that singes …

    English World dictionary

  • 18 -singer — noun Someone who can read or perform music at first sight of the notes ● sight …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 Singer — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Singer », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Sommaire …

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  • 20 Singer — El término Singer puede hacer referencia a: Abreviación científica para el botánico alemán Rolf Singer. Isaac Merritt Singer, estadounidense fundador de una fábrica de máquinas de coser. Isaac Bashevis Singer, escritor de origen polaco, premio… …

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