Ouchy


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Ouchy

(o͞oshē`), village, Vaud canton, W Switzerland, on the Lake of Geneva. It is the port and shorefront of LausanneLausanne
, city (1990 pop. 117,600), capital of Vaud canton, W Switzerland, on the Lake of Geneva. An important rail junction and lake port (see Ouchy), it is the trade and commercial center of a rich agricultural region.
..... Click the link for more information.
. Ouchy is a resort and was at times the residence of ShelleyShelley, Percy Bysshe
, 1792–1822, English poet, b. Horsham, Sussex. He is ranked as one of the great English poets of the romantic period. A Tempestuous Life
..... Click the link for more information.
 and ByronByron, George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron
, 1788–1824, English poet and satirist. Early Life and Works

He was the son of Capt. John ("Mad Jack") Byron and his second wife, Catherine Gordon of Gight.
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in classic literature ?
Next morning we left with a family of English friends and went by train to Brevet, and thence by boat across the lake to Ouchy (Lausanne).
A six-year-old girl who had just played princess in a school play and walked down a real church aisle as a flowergirl said, "I don't want to get married, it's going to be ouchy when I have a baby.
Stay true to your promises Aries, even if you have that initial ouchy moment.
When we were kids, Lena was always running to Mom with an ouchy," Gretchen said to Henry.
He noted that the attacks launched during a primary can leave everyone feeling "a little ouchy.
La campagna di Libia, iniziata il 29 settembre del 1911 e terminata il 18 ottobre del 1912 con la firma del trattato di Ouchy, fu un evento creato ad hoc per legare al meglio i tre elementi massa-politica-industria, organizzarli in maniera efficiente ed armonica, e creare cosi una solida Italia industriale unita.
But travel just a few metro stops away to Ouchy and you find yourself on the shore of Lake Geneva with France's snow-capped Evian mountains framing the postcard scene.
Then it was off to the Olympics Museum in the Ouchy port area of the city (turns out it's pronounced "ooh-shee", not "ouch-ee" as I had hilariously presumed).
I have an ouchy is no excuses (sic) to skip your treason case," the patron-in-chief of the PPP tweeted.
I have an ouchy is no excuses to skip your treason case", PPP chairman tweeted.
Ciudades: Biarritz, Madrid, Sevilla, Tanger, Granada, Cordoba, Ouchy, Paris