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Definition of the noun gide

What does gide mean as a name of something?


  1. French author and dramatist who is regarded as the father of modern French literature (1869-1951)


"Gide" is a book by Christopher D. Bettinson.

  • also known as "Gide: a study"

Phrases with Gide

  1. andre gide
  2. andre paul guillaume gide

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gide

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Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of Global Modernisms (2013)

by Mark Wollaeger, Matt Eatough

Gide is a person of “strength” [khỏe mạnh], “restless energy” [bứt rứt khó chịu], with the “inclinations to run and jump” [ưa...

Google previewThe Work of Fire (1995)

by Maurice Blanchot

Gide is the meeting place of two conceptions of literature, that of traditional art which places the good fortune of producing masterpieces above everything, and literature as experience, which makes fun of works of art and is ready to ruin itself ...

Google previewGender and Politics in the Age of Letter-Writing, 1750-2000 (2017)

by Maire Cross

In this sense, Gide is a feather to every wind that blows. But some blow more tempestuously than others – and while Gide was arguing nuances with Drouin and Valéry, Rouart ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the World Novel (2015)

by Michael David Sollars, Arbolina Llamas Jennings

Gide: A Study. Totowa, N.J.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1977 . Brachfeld,Georges Israel.André Gide and the Communist Temptation.Geneva: Librairie E. Droz, 1959. Brennan, Joseph Gerard. Three Philosophical Novelists: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Postmodernism (2003)

by Victor E. Taylor, Charles E. Winquist

The term mise en abyme was introduced by Andre Gide (l869 l95l) to describe a work within a work. Since the l 950s, interest in the construction of the subject or self, and the circularity or doubling of a subject, has led critics and theorists to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Literary Modernism (2003)

by Paul Poplawski

Gide deals with the conflict between divine and earthly love. Here, puritan self-abnegation on the part of Al- issa (whose diaries eventually form an important element of the récti) blots out all hope of fulfillment in love ...

Google previewThe New Biographical Dictionary of Film (2014)

Sixth Edition by David Thomson

1951: Blackmailed; Avec André Gide; La Demoiselle et Son Revenant. 1952: Jean Coton.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Essay (2012)

by Tracy Chevalier

Gide,. Andre. French, 1869-1951 If we ignore the early satirical parables and symbolist fiction, the lyrical pieces, pamphlets, travel diaries, political and social tracts, and the major works of fiction, we are left chiefly with the lengthy major ...

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Quotes about Gide

Know thyself? A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever observes himself arrests his own development. A caterpillar who wanted to know itself well would never become a butterfly. (Andre Gide)
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Scrabble value of G2I1D2E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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