Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name anglicized from French Angélique, occasionally used in English since the 20th century.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The wood of a leguminous tree, Dicorynca Paraensis, exported from French Guiana. It is hard and durable, and valuable for ship-timber.
  • n. A kind of guitar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various tall and stout herbs of the genus Angelica having pinnately compound leaves and small white or greenish flowers in compound umbels

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Examples

  • Angelique is introducing Dr. Wicklund with the same giddiness she has when introducing just about any author.

    Dr. Susan Wicklund @ WCF on Book TV

  • Angelique is a particularly fantastic character, as she's a witch who's driven by jealousy and revenge to make Barnabas's life a living hell.

    Tim Burton and John August Developing Dark Shadows « FirstShowing.net

  • The name "Batonga" stems from a word Angelique made up as a response to taunts when she was going to school -- the boys didn't know what the word meant, but to her it was an assertion of the rights of girls to education.

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  • "Surya" (aka Angelique Shofar) is a sex-sensual lifestyle coach and creative holistic doctor focusing on the art of loving, relating and sexuality.

    Examiner California Headlines

  • 2. The Hanging of Angelique - Jamaican poet Afua Cooper pens this extraordinary historical account of an obscure black female figure in the past - a slave called Angelique, who was hanged in the 18th century after confessing to starting a fire that burned down the old city of Montreal.

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • The humiliations of pretty "Angelique" are calibrated against their degree of fantasy.

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • "Angelique" in the special home video Beauty and the Beast: Enchanted Christmas, as Sue in The Land Before Time: The Great Longneck Migration, and the voice of Rita the Cat in the popular Mandy Patinkin, and most recently, It Runs in the Family, starring opposite Kirk and

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  • Another, known as 'Angelique', claims Britain is a 'land of evil'.

    Infidels Are Cool

  • "Sir Marcus," last resort, usually the willowy knight demands to be called Angelique, and there seems no other way to get his attention, "if this show prangs, we're going to see a national crisis.

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • The Mother & Baby section boasts brands such as Angelique, Bod for Bubs, Zita West and Weleda Baby.

    Archive 2008-03-01

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