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Definitions of marechal

  1. The highest military title in the French army.
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Usage examples for marechal

  1. The surprise of the Marechal de Luxembourg was without bounds. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  2. It was Marechal d'Humieres, and so on with the others. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  3. At the head of the table sat old Korchagin; on his left the doctor, and on his right, a visitor, Ivan Ivanovitch Kolosoff, a former Marechal de Noblesse, now a bank director, Korchagin's friend and a Liberal. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  4. I used to think these Duchesses would suit him best; but now, having seen you, I know they were too frail,- Marechal Niel. – Other Things Being Equal by Emma Wolf
  5. During the preceding year there had been some talk of the eldest daughter of Marechal de Lorges for me. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  6. By a strange coincidence on that very morning he received the long- expected letter from Mary Vasilievna, the wife of the Marechal de Noblesse, the very letter he particularly needed. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  7. Marechal de Boufflers sent and told him more than once that it was time. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  8. Almost immediately after my marriage the second daughter of the Marechal de Lorges followed in the footsteps of her sister. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  9. The ballet was danced several times, its success answering in no way to the Marechal de Villeroy. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 13 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  10. The marechal was a liberal, and was quite engrossed in this fight, not even noticing the misfortune that had befallen him. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  11. The Marechal had five other daughters, but I liked this one best without comparison, and hoped to find with her that happiness which she since has given me. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  12. For France and Liberty I shall win back again Louisiana, and then I shall be a Marechal de Camp. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. We learned that the Marechal de Joyeuse had lost a good occasion of fighting the enemy; but as I was not in camp at the time, I will say no more of the matter. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  14. Reflection was not the principal virtue of the Marechal de Villeroy. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 13 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  15. At the end of that time the Marechal de Choiseul determined to change his position. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
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