Misanthrope


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Misanthrope

exposes frivolity and inconsistency of French society (1600s). [Fr. Lit.: Le Misanthrope]
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Besides this effusion, there were innumerable complimentary allusions, also extracted from newspapers, such as--'We observe from an advertisement in another part of our paper of today, that the charming and highly-talented Miss Snevellicci takes her benefit on Wednesday, for which occasion she has put forth a bill of fare that might kindle exhilaration in the breast of a misanthrope. In the confidence that our fellow-townsmen have not lost that high appreciation of public utility and private worth, for which they have long been so pre-eminently distinguished, we predict that this charming actress will be greeted with a bumper.' 'To Correspondents.--J.S.
But his bitter virtue took the turn of the misanthrope; he moped over the dishonesty of his ancestors, from which, somehow, he generalised a dishonesty of all men.
Be sure that the coldest-hearted misanthropes are ever of this last order.
How calm and isolated those misanthropes, those haters of humanity might live there, and all who have a distaste for social life!"
Those quacks and misanthropes who advertise indelible Japan ink should be made to perish along with their wicked discoveries.
"Bill is very much a curmudgeon and a misanthrope," says Rob.
[USA], May 1 (ANI): Actor Shailene Woodly is all set to be a part of an upcoming serial killer thriller 'Misanthrope'.
Seuss' classic tale of the green misanthrope's hatred of Christmas and Whos down in Whoville is propelled by an edgy and touching performance by Gavin Lee.
Which French playwright wrote Le Misanthrope? A Victor Hugo B Moliere C Eugene Ionesco D Albert Camus 13.
The wizened buffalo in a forest of bamboo trees is aptly named Misanthrope, as it glares grumpily at you, a shaft of sunlight lighting up his heavy horns.
Which 17th Century French playwright wrote Le Misanthrope? A Victor Hugo B Moliere C Eugene Ionesco D Albert Camus 13.
'Humanity' refers to people in general; therefore, Digong cannot be charged with a crime against humanity as he is not a misanthrope or one who hates mankind.