Definition of Farandoles

1. Noun. (plural of farandole) ¹



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Definition of Farandoles

1. farandole [n] - See also: farandole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Farandoles

faradize
faradized
faradizer
faradizers
faradizes
faradizing
faradocontractility
faradomuscular
faradopalpation
faradopuncture
faradotherapy
farads
faralimomab
farand
farandole
farandoles (current term)
farang
farangs
farantly
faravahar
faraway
farawayness
faraways
farblondjet
farbrengen
farby
farce
farce comedy
farced

Literary usage of Farandoles

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1. The History of the French Revolution by Adolphe Thiers, Frederic Shoberl (1845)
"The federalists, who first arrived, began to dance farandoles; those who followed joined them, forming a round which soon embraced part of the Champ de Mars ..."

2. The Reds of the Midi: an episode of the French revolution; tr. from the by Félix Gras (1896)
"... will there be farandoles at the Guillotine Feast?" asked Clairet one day. ... yes, fine farandoles," said ..."

3. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, George Walter Prothero (1850)
"... dances, promenades, and farandoles^ in any public places (voies publiques), with or without colours or music, are prohibited, by day or by night, ..."

4. The French Revolution: A Political History, 1789-1804 by François-Alphonse Aulard (1910)
"... where strangers took oaths of brotherhood : all these were like so many farandoles,1 tending to confound themselves in one gigantic general farandole ..."

5. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1907)
"The federates who arrived first began to dance farandoles ; those who followed joined them, and formed a circle which soon enclosed part of the ..."

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