Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of choler.

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Examples

  • The baron, too, passed through similar states with some differences, however, for feeling contempt instead of lack of will, he felt a "red anger," or what the French call colere rouge.

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  • You may say that it's wrong, that the first line is a syllable short, and that Triboulet said _'colere'_ instead of _amour_.

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  • As Sarko configured himself as a neo-emperor of social regression, a president of the wealthy and the "social state" for the rich, inevitably millions of French men and women would have to vent their colere (anger) in the streets - complete with high-school students marching in defense of old people's rights.

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  • French & Latin; French culte, from Latin cultus care, adoration, from colere to cultivate — [snipped 1-4] 5 a: great devotion to a person, idea, object, movement, or work (as a film or book); especially: such devotion regarded as a literary or intellectual fad

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  • It comes from the Latin verb colere, which means to tend or take care of.

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  • Agitantur miseriis, continuis inquietudinibus, neque unquam a solitudine liberi sunt, anxie affiguntur amarissimis intra cogitationibus, semper tristes, suspitiosi, meticulosi: cogitationes sunt, velle agrum colere, stagna amant et paludes,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Isocrates adviseth Demonicus, when he came to a strange city, to [6604] worship by all means the gods of the place, et unumquemque, Topicum deum sic coli oportere, quomodo ipse praeceperit: which Cecilius in [6605] Minutius labours, and would have every nation sacrorum ritus gentiles habere et deos colere municipes, keep their own ceremonies, worship their peculiar gods, which Pomponius Mela reports of the

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Nonne ridiculum lugere quod colas, vel colere quod lugeas?

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Ingenue fateor me non intelligere cur ignobilius sit urbes bene munitas colere nunc quam olim, aut casae rusticae praesse quam urbi.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Je n'ai encore tué personne a ce jour et d'ailleurs ma psy m'a dit un jour "j'ai du mal a vous imaginez en colere"

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