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"A Merry-go-Round": Les chevaux de bois is a 1896 French short black-and-white silent film directed by Georges Méliès. This film is now classified as lost and no surviving footage is known to exist.
- country: France
- language: Silent film
- genre: Silent film
- released in (119 years ago)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for A Merry-go-Round
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My Big Sticker Dictionary (2005)
by Archie Oliver, Hinkler Books
A merry-go-round is a machine in an amusement park or fairground that people ride on for fun. A merry-go- round goes round and round. metal. Metal is a hard substance that is used to make tools and other objects. Iron , steel ...
Dreamer's Dictionary (2001)
Merry-Go-Round V: Seeing a merry-go-round: a warning that you are about to do something foolish. Acting without thinking might get you in real trouble. D: A merry-go-round is a warning not to be foolish and careless. It also might refer to an ...
School Dictionary (1995)
by C. M. Schwarz
noun roundabout a revolving machine for riding on, a merry-go-round; a meeting place of roads, where traffic must move in a circle. - adjective not straight or direct . - noun rounders a type of ball game played with a bat. - adverb roundly boldly ...
by Robert Hendrickson
go-round The action of going around and around, like a merry-go-round. “All this go-round [to find someone lost].” (Mary Wilkins Freeman, A New England Nun, 1891) gorry! A common Maine ...
Self-pronouncing ... Based on the Foundation Laid
a merry-go-round ; a Bhort coat or jacket.
Abridged from the Seven-volume Work, Entitled: Slang and Its Analogues by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley
A horizontal wheel or frame, turned by a small engine, and furnished with wooden horses and carriages ; a merry-go-round. 5.
Based on the Foundation Laid by Noah Webster and Other Lexicographers
a merry-go-round ; a short coat or jacket. Un-del ( roundel), n. a circle; roundelay; a small circular Norman shield; semi-circular bastion.
a merry-go-round; a short coat or jacket. rr\iin ft a latr (roun'de-la) , n. a song in ...
by Maurice Waite
a merry-go-round. adj. not following a direct route.
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- A Merry-go-round
in winter wonderland
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- A merry-go-round
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- Like a merry-go-round.
Taken at Dawlish Warren, Devon
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- A man rides a merry-go-round
This was a steam powered merry-go-round, with a chimney on top that occasionally spouted a small cloud of steam.
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- A carousel and a merry-go-round
Seen from on high.
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- A small organ built into a merry-go-round
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Quotes about A Merry-go-Round
You don't really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around - and why his parents will always wave back. (William D. Tammeus)
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