from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Duse, Eleonora 1859?-1924. Italian actress who was highly acclaimed as a heroine in the plays of Gabriele D'Annunzio and Henrik Ibsen.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A demon or spirit. See deuce.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete spelling of deuce.

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

  • n. Italian actress best known for her performances in tragic roles (1858-1924)


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