chateau

[ʃ_ˈa_t_əʊ], [ʃˈatə͡ʊ], [ʃˈatə‍ʊ]

Definitions of chateau:

  1.   A nobleman's castle: a country- seat. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   A castle; a country seat. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Quotes for chateau:

  1. One can build from ordinary stone a humble house or the finest chateau – Leon N. Cooper
  2. I was chased through a chateau in the Loire Valley by a bunch of American school girls. – David Hyde Pierce

Usage examples for chateau:

  1. These were the Duke's old friend the Marquis de Coeur- Volant, fleeing from his chateau as the peasants put the torch to it, and arriving in Pianura destitute, gouty and middle- aged, but imperturbable and epigrammatic as ever. ” – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton
  2. My house detective has no authority to act in such cases, and I do not intend to get the chateau mixed up in these affairs. ” – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  3. The Chateau d'Ourde lies a full league from its gates. ” – El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
  4. You're at Raincy- la- Tour now, at the duke's chateau – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  5. In short, Claudet, finding himself quite at home at the chateau naturally considered himself as one of the family. ” – A Woodland Queen, Complete by Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  6. We had very little longer time to wait, when some hundreds of persons appeared coming along the road directly for the chateau – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  7. At this the company, which had gathered at the door of the chateau to see the fun, ran to her assistance, in order to have the pleasure of enjoying the scene more fully. ” – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 4 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  8. “ To whom does that chateau belong, my old friend? ” – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  9. Seeing that it was necessary to obey, I sent this bed to the Tuileries, and had the one which was there brought to the chateau of Saint- Cloud. ” – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  10. In the direction of the chateau – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

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