[m_ˈɔː_t], [mˈɔːt], [mˈɔːt]

Definitions of Mort:

  1.   A salmon in its third year.
  2.   In hunting, notes sounded at the death of game.
  3.   A variety of dummy whist for three players; also, the exposed or dummy hand in this game.
  4.   A great quantity; a large amount; a salmon in its third year.
  5.   The skin of a sheep or lamb that has died of disease.
  6.   A great quantity or number.
  7.   A tune sounded on the death of the game; a salmon in his third year.
  8.   A woman; a female.
  9.   Death; esp., the death of game in the chase.
  10.   A note or series of notes sounded on a horn at the death of game.

Usage examples for Mort:

  1. There, said Simon, throwing the coverlet over the boy, there, the royal prince is ready, and we can say, as they used to do at St. Denis, when they brought a new occupant into the royal vault, 'Le roi est mort vive le roi! ” – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  2. “ For the men who awaited him in the Bastile du Mort Lapierre gave no thought. ” – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  3. Of course every one in Tinkletown knew, and had known for the matter of a week or more, that Mort Fryback's bulldog was " lost, strayed or stolen," but this was the first glaring intimation that Mort had also lost his mind. ” – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  4. Now on the breeze the mort is borne In the long, clear note of the hunting- horn, Winding merrily, over and over,- Come, come, come! ” – The Poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke
  5. La Mort de Tintagiles. ” – Life and Writings of Maurice Maeterlinck by Jethro Bithell
  6. Over the door of the gas plant were the words " Defense D'Entrer", with skull and cross bones underneath and with the further words, " Danger de Mort – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  7. “ I can't take care of it myself, because it's the law that it must have a nurse that's a mort I mean it must have a nurse from outside this place. ” – Fairies and Folk of Ireland by William Henry Frost
  8. “ Paris: E. Fromont, 1902. La Mort de Tintagiles. ” – Life and Writings of Maurice Maeterlinck by Jethro Bithell
  9. What a fool this Cassavetti is not to know that she is " La Mort – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  10. It was followed by three little plays-" for marionettes," he describes them on the title- page; among them being La Mort de Tintagiles, the play he himself prefers of all that he has written. ” – Wisdom and Destiny by Maurice Maeterlinck
  11. Mort Fryback went by here a couple of minutes ago an' he says for you to come into his store right away. ” – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. The syllable " mort as in " mortal," means death of the debt. ” – Revisiting the Earth by James Langdon Hill
  13. He picked up the silver case containing the two Pistolet du Mort one for Jacques, one for the condemned person. ” – The Executioner by Frank Riley
  14. He claims now that he don't know anything about it, and, besides, Bill Kepsal says he'll beat the head off of anybody that says Mike passed away on his premises- including Mort – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. That was before La Mort Rouge- the Red Death- came. ” – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
  16. “ " This is our town marshal, Anderson Crow," explained Mort Fryback. ” – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. “ " You are solemn enough for a croque- mort said Helen, after a few moments of silence. ” – With Edge Tools by Hobart Chatfield-Taylor
  18. And that Italian whose wife was mort he's copy, I'm sure. ” – Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews
  19. Plain and homely as its exterior is, inside it is touched with the true mediaeval spirit, like the " old febel chapel" of the Mort d'Arthur. ” – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson

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